Squamous cell carcinoma of the skin is an extremely rare cause of hypercalcemia associated with malignant neoplasms. The case of a patient with extensive squamous cell carcinoma of both buttocks and thighs, with severe hypercalcemia is reported. The data presented indicate secretion of a humoral factor by the tumor, producing hypercalcemia.
(JAMA 239:1882-1883, 1978)
Makoui C, Fishburne C. Hypercalcemia in Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Skin. JAMA. 1978;239(18):1882–1883. doi:10.1001/jama.1978.03280450054026
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