Tumoral calcinosis: Introduction
Tumoral calcinosis: A rare disorder characterized by calcified nodules in soft tissue around joints. Abnormal mineral metabolism results in calcium being deposited in the soft tissue. The nodules may become progressively larger and can cause pain.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Tumoral calcinosis is available below.
Symptoms of Tumoral calcinosis
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symptoms of Tumoral calcinosis
Treatments for Tumoral calcinosis
- Surgical removal, restricted dietary phosphorus intake, phosphate binding antacids
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Tumoral calcinosis: Complications
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Causes of Tumoral calcinosis
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Tumoral calcinosis: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Tumoral calcinosis
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Tumoral calcinosis: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Tumoral calcinosis
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Tumoral calcinosis: Rare Types
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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Tumoral calcinosis
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Statistics for Tumoral calcinosis
Tumoral calcinosis: Broader Related Topics
Types of Tumoral calcinosis
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Definitions of Tumoral calcinosis:
Ophanet, a consortium of European partners,
currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000.
They list Tumoral calcinosis as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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