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Hypertrophic Pulmonary Osteoarthropathy (HPO) of Bone 

Hypertrophic Pulmonary Osteoarthropathy (HPO) of Bone
Hypertrophic Pulmonary Osteoarthropathy (HPO) of Bone

Edward C. Rosenow

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date: 24 January 2022

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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