Adult Rickets

Known as: Osteomalacia, Rickets, Adult, adults rickets 
A condition in adults in which bones become soft and deformed because they don't have enough calcium and phosphorus. It is usually caused by not… (More)
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Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
BACKGROUND Vitamin D and calcium deficiencies are common worldwide, causing nutritional rickets and osteomalacia, which have a… (More)
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Review
2011
Review
2011
Diabetes is an increasing epidemic; hyperglycemia results from lack of insulin or inadequate insulin secretion following… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
It is well known that high cadmium exposure causes renal damage, osteoporosis and osteomalacia, whereas the dose-response… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Megalin is an endocytic receptor highly expressed in the proximal tubules of the kidney. Recently, we demonstrated that this… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The relative importance of calcium vs. vitamin D deficiency in the etiology of nutritional rickets in the tropics may be… (More)
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Review
1999
Review
1999
For adults, the 5-microg (200 IU) vitamin D recommended dietary allowance may prevent osteomalacia in the absence of sunlight… (More)
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1990
1990
Iliac crest bone histomorphometry, plasma and urine biochemistry and clinical history were examined in 78 unselected patients (68… (More)
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1986
1986
We report the beneficial effects of calcium infusions in a child with hereditary resistance to 1,25(OH)2D and alopecia. This… (More)
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
In patients maintained on regular haemodialysis in Newcastle upon Tyne the development of osteomalacia is substantially reduced… (More)
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Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
THE antiricketic sterols are both assimilated from the diet and endogenously produced by ultraviolet irradiation of cutaneous 7… (More)
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