Prevalence of vitamin D deficiency and its correlates: results of a community-based study conducted in Karachi, Pakistan.


UNLABELLED Of the 305 premenopausal females in a cross-sectional study in randomly selected communities of Karachi, Pakistan, 90.1 % showed to be vitamin D deficient. Age, town of residence, and housing structure were significant predictors of vitamin D levels. Measures to address D deficiency and its associated long latency effects are urgently needed… (More)


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