oa South African Medical Journal - Paget's disease : considerations in its diagnosis and treatment
|Article Title||Paget's disease : considerations in its diagnosis and treatment|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Affiliations||1 Department of Orthopaedic Research, University of Cape Town|
|Publication Date||Aug 1952|
|Pages||703 - 706|
|Keyword(s)||Compensatory hyperparathyroidism, Generalized osteoporosis, Osteitis deformans and Paget's disease|
1. A new conception of the mechanism of Paget's disease is presented. 2. A triad of signs for the diagnosis of generalized osteoporosis of bone is descriptionbed. 3. It is suggested that Paget's disease should be treated by aluminium acetate and postural correction. The results of treatment are given.
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