Hypertrophic osteoarthropathy in a child with nasopharyngeal carcinoma

Varan A., Kutluk T., Demirkazik F., Akyuz C., Buyukpamukcu M.

PEDIATRIC RADIOLOGY, vol.30, no.8, pp.570-572, 2000 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 30 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2000
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s002470000250
  • Title of Journal : PEDIATRIC RADIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.570-572


We report a 13-year-old boy with nasopharyngeal carcinoma, skull metastases and hypertrophic osteoarthropathy, Although the metastases and the primary tumour responded well to chemotherapy, hypertrophic osteoarthropathy persisted during follow-up.