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Osteolytic lesion of primary hyperparathyroidism masquerading as multiple myeloma: A diagnostic conundrum of multiple pathological fractures
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  • Swikriti Shrestha,
  • Sandesh Lamichhane,
  • Subash Subedi,
  • Sujata KC,
  • Swastika Dhakal
Swikriti Shrestha
Chitwan Medical College

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Sandesh Lamichhane
Chitwan Medical College
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Subash Subedi
Chitwan Medical College
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Sujata KC
Chitwan Medical College
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Swastika Dhakal
Gandaki Medical College
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Osteitis fibrosa cystica or brown tumor is a rare skeletal manifestation of hyperparathyroidism. Awareness of this condition is imperative to making a correct diagnosis. We present a case with multiple pathological fractures who had undergone extensive workup for malignancy before reaching the definitive diagnosis of primary hyperparathyroidism.
20 Aug 2022Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
22 Aug 2022Assigned to Editor
22 Aug 2022Submission Checks Completed
31 Aug 2022Reviewer(s) Assigned
04 Nov 2022Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
23 Jan 2023Editorial Decision: Revise Major