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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… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
BACKGROUND Vitamin D and calcium deficiencies are common worldwide, causing nutritional rickets and osteomalacia, which have a… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Minimal trauma fractures in bone diseases are the result of bone fragility. Rather than considering bone fragility as being the… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Despite abundant sunlight, rickets and osteomalacia are prevalent in South Asian countries. The cause of this paradox… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
  • R. Vieth
  • The American journal of clinical nutrition
  • 1999
  • Corpus ID: 4488462
For adults, the 5-microg (200 IU) vitamin D recommended dietary allowance may prevent osteomalacia in the absence of sunlight… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Phosphate plays a critical part in the regulation of cell metabolism, and phosphate homeostasis is closely regulated in normal… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
We report the beneficial effects of calcium infusions in a child with hereditary resistance to 1,25(OH)2D and alopecia. This… Expand
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
Iliac bone aluminium was determined by neutron activation analysis in 34 patients with chronic renal failure and in eight control… Expand
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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… Expand
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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… Expand
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