Lot’s Wife Syndrome

A rare condition characterised by exuberant ‘metastatic’ calcification—mineralization of soft tissues—due to
(1) Chronic hypodipsic hypernatremia—a condition with normal blood volume and renal function or
(2) Hyperparathyroidism and/or hypervitaminosis D with major bone resorption
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