B Demiaux-Domenech

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Immobilisation or disuse is a condition known to be associated with a decrease in bone mass, osteopenia and in some people leading to osteoporosis with an increased risk of fractures. In this condition, previous histomorphometric and biochemical reports have shown an uncoupling between bone formation and resorption, but the exact sequence of the events(More)
Axial osteomalacia was diagnosed in a 60-year-old white Caucasian male, on the basis of X-ray examination showing typical coarsened and sponge-like appearance of trabecular bone strictly located in the axial skeleton. Dual energy X-ray absorptiometry demonstrated a marked increase in axial bone density at lumbar spine levels in both anteroposterior and(More)
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