[Follow-up study of bone mineral density in postmenopausal patients with primary biliary cirrhosis].

@article{Lakatos2001FollowupSO,
  title={[Follow-up study of bone mineral density in postmenopausal patients with primary biliary cirrhosis].},
  author={P L Lakatos and G{\'a}bor Firneisz and Csaba Horv{\'a}th and Ferenc A. de Szalay},
  journal={Orvosi hetilap},
  year={2001},
  volume={142 10},
  pages={503-8}
}
Osteopenia is a common complication in primary biliary cirrhosis (PBC). In this follow-up study the authors investigated the metabolic bone disease in postmenopausal PBC patients. 17 Ca and vitamin D supplemented, postmenopausal female patients with PBC (stage II-IV, age: 41-84, mean: 52, each AMA M2 positive, without ascites) were followed-up for an… CONTINUE READING