25-Hydroxylation of vitamin D in primary biliary cirrhosis.


The ability to 25-hydroxylate vitamin D was investigated in thirty-nine patients with symptomatic primary biliary cirrhosis (P.B.C.). In seven previously untreated patients serum-25-hydroxy-vitamin-D (25-OHD) concentration increased after regular monthly injections of vitamin D. After a single injection of vitamin D in eight P.B.C. patients serum-25-OHD did… (More)


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@article{Skinner197725HydroxylationOV, title={25-Hydroxylation of vitamin D in primary biliary cirrhosis.}, author={Richard Skinner and Sarah P. Sherlock and Ruicai Long and M R Wilis}, journal={Lancet}, year={1977}, volume={1 8014}, pages={720-1} }