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August 1974

Calcinosis Cutis and Renal Failure

Author Affiliations


From the Department of Dermatology, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Hines Veterans Hospital, Chicago.

Arch Dermatol. 1974;110(2):256-257. doi:10.1001/archderm.1974.01630080054015

Metastatic calcinosis cutis occurred in a patient with chronic renal failure. Prompt clinical clearing of the lesions was noted after treatment with phosphorus-binding antacids and the subsequent lowering of the serum phosphorus level.