Hypovitaminosis D in Systemic Sclerosis

  title={Hypovitaminosis D in Systemic Sclerosis},
  author={G. Calzolari and V. Data and R. Carignola and A. Angeli},
  journal={The Journal of Rheumatology},
  pages={2844 - 2844}
  • G. Calzolari, V. Data, +1 author A. Angeli
  • Published 2009
  • Medicine
  • The Journal of Rheumatology
  • To the Editor: We read with interest the articles by Dr. Braun-Moscovici, et al 1 and Vacca, et al 2 reporting a strikingly high prevalence of 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25OHD) deficiency in patients with systemic sclerosis (SSc). Their remarkable findings confirm the results of our work, to our knowledge the first controlled study to demonstrate an increased prevalence of hypovitaminosis D in SSc3. The renewed interest in vitamin D in autoimmune diseases gives us the opportunity to show previously… CONTINUE READING

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