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ea0081ep222 | Calcium and Bone | ECE2022

Brown tumour of the mandible as the first manifestation of primary hyperparathyroidism: a case report

Majic Ana , Berkovic Maja Cigrovski , Zajc Ivan , Salaric Ivan

Introduction: Brown tumour is a rare, benign, tumour-like lesion of bones.The presence of brown tumour is a rare complication of uncontrolled primary, secondary or tertiary hyperparathyroidism.Brown tumours can be solitary or multifocal and are most commonly located in ribs, clavicles, pelvic girdle, extremities and facial bones (maxilla, mandible, and hard palate).A diagnosis of brown tumour in hyperparathyroidism is established by evaluation of serum calcium, phosphorus and ...