Advertisement

European Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 148, Issue 5, pp 475–475 | Cite as

Vitamin D metabolism in tumoral calcinosis

  • R. Steinherz
  • A. Metzker
  • B. Eisenstein
  • R. Samuel
Letters to the Editors

Keywords

Public Health Calcinosis Tumoral Calcinosis 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

References

  1. 1.
    Gray RW, Wilz DR, Caldas AE, Lemann J Jr (1977) The importance of phosphate in regulating plasma 1,25(OH)2 in Vitamin D in humans: studies in healthy subjects, in calcium stone formers and in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism. J Clin Endocrinol Metabol 45:299–306Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    Lufkin EG, Kumar R, Health H III (1983) Hyperphosphatemic tumoral calcinosis: Effects of phosphate depletion on Vitamin D metabolism, and of acute hypocalcemic on parathyroid hormone secretion and action. J Clin Endocrinol Metab 56:1319–1322Google Scholar
  3. 3.
    Metzker A, Eisenstein B Oren J, Samuel R (1988) Tumoral calcinosis revisted — common and uncommon features. Eur J Pediatr 147: 128–132Google Scholar
  4. 4.
    Prince NJ, Schaefer PC, Goldsmith RS, Chausmer AB (1982) Hyperphosphatemic tumoral calcinosis: association with elevation of serum 1–25 dihydroxy-cholecalciferol concentration. Ann Int Med 96:586–591Google Scholar
  5. 5.
    Steinherz R, Chesney RW, Eisenstein B, Metzker A, DeLuca HF, Phelps M (1985) Elevated serum calcitriol concentrations do not fall in response to hyperphosphatemia in familial tumoral calcinosis. Am J Dis Child 139:816–819Google Scholar
  6. 6.
    Zerwekh JE, Sanders LA, Townsend J, Pak CYC (1982) Tumoral calcinosis: Evidence for concurrent defects in renal tubular phosphorus transport and 1,25 dihydrooxycholecalciferol synthesis. Calcif Tissue Int 32:1–6Google Scholar

References

  1. 1.
    Metzker A, Eisenstein B, Oren J, Samuel R (1988) Tumoral calcinosis revisited — common and uncommon features. Eur J Pediatr 147:128–132Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    Steinherz R, Chesney RW, Eisenstein B, Metzker A, Deluca HF, Phelps M (1985) Elevated serum calcitriol concentrations do not fall in response to hyperphosphatemia in familial tumoral calcinosis. Am J Dis Child 139:816–819Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Steinherz
    • 1
  • A. Metzker
    • 2
  • B. Eisenstein
    • 3
  • R. Samuel
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of BiochemistryCornell University Medical CollegeNew YorkUSA
  2. 2.Department of Paediatric DermatologyThe Tel Aviv University Sackler School of MedicineTel AvivIsrael
  3. 3.Department of Paediatric NephrologyThe Tel Aviv University Sackler School of MedicineTel AvivIsrael
  4. 4.Metabolic UnitBeilinson Medical CenterPetah TiqvaIsrael

Personalised recommendations