The correct response to Monday’s question is A, adaptation.
Today’s question is from the Part III Exam.
What is the most likely diagnosis for a 62-year-old male with right hip pain whose blood tests reveal elevated serum alkaline phosphatase and his radiographs demonstrate a mottled increase in bone density of the proximal femur?
A. metastatic carcinoma
B. Paget disease
C. rheumatoid arthritis
D. osteogenic sarcoma