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, MD - Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism|
|Last Revised||September 1, 2011|
Last Revised: September 1, 2011
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