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What are the presenting symptoms of rachitis?
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In brief: You mean "rickets?"
Vitamin d deficiency presents with soft, under-mineralized bones, especially at growth plates; "beaded" rib tips and widened wrists and ankles are usually the earliest signs.
If you mean "orchitis, " that's testicular inflammation, with swollen painful testicles.

In brief: You mean "rickets?"
Vitamin d deficiency presents with soft, under-mineralized bones, especially at growth plates; "beaded" rib tips and widened wrists and ankles are usually the earliest signs.
If you mean "orchitis, " that's testicular inflammation, with swollen painful testicles.
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