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An Unusual Presentation of Primary Hyperparathyroidism: Severe Hypercalcemia and Multiple Brown Tumors.
Giant cells can also be detected in Aneurysmal bone cysts, Chondroblastoma, Brown tumors of hyperparathyroidism, Non-ossifying fibroma and Giant cell granuloma.
Brown tumors are non-neoplastic lesions found in hyperparathyroidism and can involve the maxilla or mandible.
Furthermore, the radiographic appearance of CGCG is not pathognomonic and may be confused with several other lesions of the jaws, such as brown tumor of hyperparathyroidism, fibrous dysplasia, aneurysmal bone cyst, and other fibro-osseous lesions.
Based on the radiographic features Gaint cell tumor and Brown tumor of hyper parathyroidism were thought as probable diagnosis.
Differential diagnosis for lesions that centered within the thyroid or crycoid cartilage includes giant cell reparative granuloma, brown tumor of hyperparathyroidism, osteoblastoma, chondroblastoma, chondrosarcoma, chondroma, aneurysmal bone cyst, nonossifying fibroma, foreign body reaction, benign fibrous histiocytoma, malignant fibrous histiocytoma, osteosarcoma with abundant giant cells, and carcinoma (including spindle cell or sarcomatoid carcinoma) with giant cells.
We report a case of brown tumor of the right nasal fossa in a 71-year-old woman.
According to Lessa and his colleagues, brown tumor can sometimes appear:
Fibro-osseous and giant cell lesions, including brown tumor of the mandible, maxilla, and other craniofacial bones.
13) GCRG must be differentiated from the brown tumor of hyperparathyroidism, aneurysmal bone cyst, chondroblastoma, fibrous dysplasia, cherubism, osteosarcoma, and true giant-cell tumor.
We examined a young man who had a benign giant cell granuloma of the maxilla, which we subsequently diagnosed as a brown tumor associated with hyperparathyroidism.
Extensive brown tumors caused by parathyroid adenoma in an adolescent patient.
It is possible that patients may develop brown tumors of bone as a result of proliferation of multinucleated giant cells and osteoclasts.