FGF23 in type 2 diabetic patients: relationship with bone metabolism and vascular disease.

The relationship between fibroblast growth factor (FGF) 23 and vascular disease is well established in chronic kidney disease (CKD). Regarding serum FGF23 and bone fragility, there is contradictory data. Type 2 diabetes (T2D) is associated with higher rates of cardiovascular disease and fractures despite high bone mineral density (BMD), so the evaluation of… CONTINUE READING