Paget's disease of bone in a patient on hemodialysis.

Jalal Etemadi, Nazila Bagheri, Kianoosh Falaknazi, Mohamadreza Ardalan, Khosro Rahbar, Ali Nobakht Haghighi, Mohammadali Mohajel Shoja

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Abstract

Paget's disease is a disorder of bone remodeling. Its occurrence in hemodialysis patients is very rare. Here, we report a case of Paget's disease in a 77-year-old patient on hemodialysis who presented with elevated serum level of alkaline phosphatase without any clinical or laboratory findings of secondary hyperparathyroidism. To our best knowledge, this is the first reported case of Paget's disease in a patient with end-stage renal disease from Iran.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)105-107
Number of pages3
JournalIranian journal of kidney diseases
Volume2
Issue number2
StatePublished - Jan 1 2008
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nephrology

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    Etemadi, J., Bagheri, N., Falaknazi, K., Ardalan, M., Rahbar, K., Nobakht Haghighi, A., & Mohajel Shoja, M. (2008). Paget's disease of bone in a patient on hemodialysis. Iranian journal of kidney diseases, 2(2), 105-107.