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In brief: = rickets
Blood tests for 25-hydroxy vitamin d, alkaline phosphatase, calcium and phosphorus; wrist xray to look for widening.
A trial of vitamin d supplementation will distinguish deficiency rickets from resistant rickets.

In brief: = rickets
Blood tests for 25-hydroxy vitamin d, alkaline phosphatase, calcium and phosphorus; wrist xray to look for widening.
A trial of vitamin d supplementation will distinguish deficiency rickets from resistant rickets.
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