Bone Lesions Again: When the Source is Not the Most Obvious Lesões Ósseas de Novo: Quando a Origem Não é a Mais Evidente

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Marta Vaz Batista - Corresponding Author
Sofia Braga

Abstract

Here is presented a 50-year-old female patient diagnosed with both systemic scleroderma and breast cancer - initial stage. New onset of bone lesions in the axial skeleton are discovered in a routine imagological exam. It raises the question of which primary disease causes these findings. It is concluded that they are related to systemic scleroderma, besides bone is a rare site of manifestation of this disease, especially in the axial skeleton.


Received: 12/07/2017 - Accepted: 05/09/2017

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Batista MV, Braga S. Bone Lesions Again: When the Source is Not the Most Obvious: Lesões Ósseas de Novo: Quando a Origem Não é a Mais Evidente. Gaz Med [Internet]. 2017 Sep. 28 [cited 2022 Aug. 13];4(3). Available from: https://www.gazetamedica.pt/index.php/gazeta/article/view/57
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CLINICAL CASE