[Secondary osteoporosis or secondary contributors to bone loss in fracture. Bone metabolism and heavy metals (cadmium and iron) ].

  • S. Kido
  • Published 2013 in Clinical calcium


Fibroblast growth factor 23 (FGF23) is a bone-derived phosphaturic factor and is known to regulate blood inorganic phosphate (Pi) . Cadmium (Cd) , a toxic transition metal, which is widely used in industry, affecting human health and through occupational and environmental exposure. Phosphaturia has been documented following Cd exposure in both human and… (More)


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