A bone to pick about chest pain

Academic Article


  • Chest pain is an extremely common presenting symptom that is usually related to a cardiac cause. This case illustrates an unusual presentation of multiple myeloma as a cause of atypical chest pain. This case presentation shows the importance of having a broad differential diagnosis while evaluating patients with atypical chest pain. It also illustrates the potential role of Tc-99m sestamibi imaging as a diagnostic modality in patients with multiple myeloma. Copyright © 2009 by The Southern Medical Association.
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  • Chakraborty K; Jenigiri B; Hamati AK; Hammad AN; Ismail HM; Smalligan RD
  • Start Page

  • 977
  • End Page

  • 978
  • Volume

  • 102
  • Issue

  • 9