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Indomethacin responsive hypercalcaemia associated with a renal sarcoma.
  1. J Gibbs,
  2. M J Dillon,
  3. S Lang,
  4. S Meghji,
  5. J Pritchard
  1. Hospital for Sick Children, Department of Haematology and Oncology, London.


    An infant presented with a non-metastatic renal spindle cell sarcoma and hypercalcaemia, which resolved after treatment with indomethacin. There was in vivo and in vitro evidence that hypercalcaemia was mediated by circulatory prostaglandins.

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