[Bone mass in celiac patients].


Bone mineral content was measured in the whole body, the spine (L2-L4) and hip by Dual Photonic Absorpciometry (densitometer Norland 2600 Gd-153), in seventeen celiac patients, aged 6 to 12 years, with good adherence to the gluten free diet. The diagnosed was made before 30 months of age in 50% of cases. Average treatment duration was 69.8 +/- 36 months… (More)


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@article{Leiva1996BoneMI, title={[Bone mass in celiac patients].}, author={Loreto Leiva and R Burrows and Gloria R{\'i}os and C Bergenfried and Francisco Larra{\'i}n and Julius Wenger and Rafael Lillo and Julio Espinoza and Hugo Pumarino and Santiago Muzzo}, journal={Archivos latinoamericanos de nutricion}, year={1996}, volume={46 2}, pages={128-31} }