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Hypertrophic Pulmonary Osteoarthropathy (HPO) of Bone 

Hypertrophic Pulmonary Osteoarthropathy (HPO) of Bone
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Hypertrophic Pulmonary Osteoarthropathy (HPO) of Bone
Author(s):

Edward C. Rosenow

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199756926.003.0090
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date: 18 April 2021

Patient had diffuse arthralgia and muscle aching but no pulmonary symptoms

Pearl: Metastasis distal to elbow or knee is very rare (I’ve never seen it). When it occurs, lung cancer is thought to be most common cause

Periosteal proliferation of distal long bones characteristic of HPO...

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