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Rare disease
A rare disorder: tumoral calcinosis and cirrhosis
  1. Seyyed Farshad Allameh1,
  2. Akram Ghadiri Anari2,
  3. Mehrnaz Asadi Gharabaghi1,
  4. Manouchehr Nakhjavani2
  1. 1Medicine Department, Imam Khomeini Hospital Complex, Tehran, Iran
  2. 2Endocrinology Department, Imam khmeini Hospital Complex, Tehran, Iran
  1. Correspondence to Dr Mehrnaz Asadi Gharabaghi, asadi_m{at}


Tumoral calcinosis is a rare disease characterised by deposition of calcified mass near the joints. The pathogenesis of this disease is not exactly defined. A disorder of calcium and inorganic phosphate metabolism may play a role. Here, we report a case of 19-year-old girl who had both cryptogenic cirrhosis and idiopathic tumoral calcinosis. To our knowledge, there is few report of such concurrence.

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