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Rickets osteomalacia

A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arthur Blain
24 years experience Family Medicine
Osteomalacia: wow - complicated question and answer - requires one or more subspecialists (e.g., Orthopedic Surgery, Endocrinology, etc.) - go see your Primary Care ... Read More
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Dr. Christian Schultheis
23 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Malabsorption: Certain malabsorption syndromes can lead to this. Also certain areas in the world who lack essential vitamins. Also people who do not eat a healthy ... Read More
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Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
49 years experience Pediatrics
Yes and no: Normal bone growth and mineralization require adequate calcium and phosphate. Rickets refers to deficient mineralization at growth plates, whereas ... Read More
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Dr. Amandeep Kaur
9 years experience Family Medicine
Rickets: Rickets can cause bow legs. Weakness and pain in other joints can interfere with posture as well. Please follow up with your doctor to prescribe you t ... Read More
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