Incomplete Renal Tubular Acidosis in ‘Primary’ Osteoporosis

Abstract

Chronic metabolic acidosis may increase alkali mobilization from bone and thus promote the development of osteoporosis. While it is undisputed that overt metabolic acidosis is associated with metabolic bone disease, renal acidification in patients with idiopathic osteoporosis has not been studied systematically. The purpose of this study was to investigate… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s001980050235

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