Recovery from skeletal fluorosis (an enigmatic, American case).

@article{Kurland2007RecoveryFS,
  title={Recovery from skeletal fluorosis (an enigmatic, American case).},
  author={Etah S. Kurland and Rifka C Schulman and Joseph E. Zerwekh and William R. Reinus and David W. Dempster and Michael P Whyte},
  journal={Journal of bone and mineral research : the official journal of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research},
  year={2007},
  volume={22 1},
  pages={163-70}
}
UNLABELLED A 52-year-old man presented with severe neck immobility and radiographic osteosclerosis. Elevated fluoride levels in serum, urine, and iliac crest bone revealed skeletal fluorosis. Nearly a decade of detailed follow-up documented considerable correction of the disorder after removal of the putative source of fluoride (toothpaste). INTRODUCTION Skeletal fluorosis, a crippling bone disorder, is rare in the United States, but affects millions worldwide. There are no data regarding its… CONTINUE READING
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