Paget's disease can cause complications such as:
Rare complications of Paget's disease include:
People with Paget's disease often develop kidney stones and/or calcium deposits in blood vessels and heart valves. These problems are caused by increased calcium in the body from the faster-than-normal breakdown of bone tissue.
People with Paget's disease may develop hyperparathyroidism.
Primary Medical Reviewer Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine
Specialist Medical Reviewer Jennifer Hone, MD - Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
Current as ofAugust 30, 2013
Current as of: August 30, 2013
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