Osteomalacia

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Osteomalacia

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Osteomalacia" returned 233 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Osteomalacia complicating renal tubular acidosis in association with Sjogren's syndrome.
 

Author(s): Zohra El Ati, Lilia Ben Fatma, Ghada Boulahya, Lamia Rais, Madiha Krid, Wided Smaoui, Hedi Ben Maiz, Soumaya Beji, Karim Zouaghi, Fatma Ben Moussa

Journal: Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl. 2014 Sep;25(5):1072-7.

 

Renal involvement in Sjogren's syndrome (SS) is not uncommon and may precede other complaints. Tubulointerstitial nephritis is the most common renal disease in SS and may lead to renal tubular acidosis (RTA), which in turn may cause osteomalacia. Nevertheless, osteomalacia rarely ...

Last Updated: 6 Sep 2014

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Long-term observation of osteomalacia caused by adefovir-induced Fanconi's syndrome.
 

Author(s): Tomohiro Terasaka, Eijiro Ueta, Hirotaka Ebara, Koichi Waseda, Yoshihisa Hanayama, Akinobu Takaki, Tomoko Kawabata, Hitoshi Sugiyama, Ko Hidani, Fumio Otsuka

Journal: Acta Med. Okayama. 2014 ;68(1):53-6.

 

A 64-year-old man suffering polyarthralgia and bone pain was referred to our hospital. Renal dysfunction, hypophosphatemia and increased levels of bone alkaline phosphatase were found. The patient's serum creatinine level had gradually increased after the initiation of adefovir dipivoxil ...

Last Updated: 20 Feb 2014

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Images in clinical medicine. Osteomalacia.
 

Author(s): Vishnu V Reddy Munagala, Vaishali Tomar

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2014 Feb;370(6):e10.

 

Last Updated: 6 Feb 2014

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The terms "Osteomalacia" returned 16 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Hypophosphatemic osteomalacia due to drug-induced Fanconi's syndrome associated with adefovir dipivoxil treatment for hepatitis B.
 

Author(s): Hiroyuki Eguchi, Munehisa Tsuruta, Junichi Tani, Reiichiro Kuwahara, Yuji Hiromatsu

Journal: Intern. Med.. 2014 ;53(3):233-7.

 

We herein present the case of a 58-year-old Japanese man with Fanconi's syndrome with a 13-month history of bone pain in his ribs, hips, knees and ankles. He had been receiving low-dose adefovir dipivoxil (ADV) for the treatment of lamivudine-resistant chronic hepatitis B virus infection ...

Last Updated: 4 Feb 2014

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Osteocyte regulation of phosphate homeostasis and bone mineralization underlies the pathophysiology of the heritable disorders of rickets and osteomalacia.
 

Author(s): Jian Q Feng, Erica L Clinkenbeard, Baozhi Yuan, Kenneth E White, Marc K Drezner

Journal: Bone. 2013 Jun;54(2):213-21.

 

Although recent studies have established that osteocytes function as secretory cells that regulate phosphate metabolism, the biomolecular mechanism(s) underlying these effects remain incompletely defined. However, investigations focusing on the pathogenesis of X-linked hypophosphatemia ...

Last Updated: 10 Apr 2013

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[Itai-itai disease: cadmium-induced renal tubular osteomalacia].
 

Author(s): Keiko Aoshima

Journal: Nihon Eiseigaku Zasshi. 2012 ;67(4):455-63.

 

Cadmium (Cd) is one of the most toxic elements to which humans could be exposed at work or in the environment. The outbreak of itai-itai disease, which is the most severe stage of chronic Cd poisoning, occurred in the Cd-polluted Jinzu River basin in Toyama. In this area, the river ...

Last Updated: 25 Oct 2012

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68Ga-DOTATATE PET/CT in Oncogenic Osteomalacia
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Oncogenic Osteomalacia; Mesenchymal Tumor

 

Last Updated: 10 Jul 2014

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Study of KRN23 in Adult Subjects With Tumor-Induced Osteomalacia (TIO) or Epidermal Nevus Syndrome (ENS)
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Tumor Induced Osteomalacia (TIO); Epidermal Nevus Syndrome (ENS)

 

Last Updated: 25 Nov 2014

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A Study of KRN23 in Subjects With X-linked Hypophosphatemic Rickets/Osteomalacia
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: X-linked Hypophosphatemic Rickets/Osteomalacia

 

Last Updated: 2 Jul 2014

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