Primary hyperparathyroidism presenting with advanced bone disease

Case report


A. Alqysh, M EL-Awami

Ajala Hospital, Garyounis University, Benghazi – Libya

JMJ Vol. 2, No. 2 (September 2002): 90-92


Most patients with PHPT present with asymptomatic hypercalcaemia (80%), 20% of cases during the course of the disease develop nephrolithiasis. This case was presented with fracture neck of femur, and suffered fracture shaft of femur.

Keywords: Primary Hyperparathyroidism (PHPT), Hypercalcaemia, Nephrolithiasis