Tumoral calcinosis: Report of a case

  • SO Ogunlade
  • SA Salawu
  • RA Eyelade


Tumoral calcinosis is a rare syndrome characterized by massive subcutaneous soft tissues deposits of calcium phosphate near the large joints. We report herein a 20 old boy with calcified lesions bilaterally involving the soft tissue over the greater trochanter. The serum calcium, phosphate and urea were normal.

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