Hypercalcemia and Lytic Bone Lesions as a Rare Presentation of Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia: A Case Report

  • Marjan Mouodi, MD ORCID Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.
  • Soghra Rabizadeh, MD ORCID Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.
  • Hasan Jalaeikhoo, MD ORCID AJA Cancer Research Center (ACRC), AJA University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.
  • Manouchehr Nakhjavani ORCID Mail Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.
Keywords:
Leukemia, Hypercalcemia, Bone marrow examination

Abstract

Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL) is a type of leukemia that generates from white blood cells in the bone marrow. ALL could present with different nonspecific symptoms. Hypercalcemia is a rare presentation in B-cell ALL. We reported a middle-aged man presented with hypercalcemia and osteolytic bone lesions without bone pain and a definitive diagnosis of B-cell ALL.

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Published
2020-08-30
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Mouodi M, Rabizadeh S, Jalaeikhoo H, Nakhjavani M. Hypercalcemia and Lytic Bone Lesions as a Rare Presentation of Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia: A Case Report. CRCP. 5(2):47-50.
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