Osteomalacia

Common Name(s)

Osteomalacia

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Osteomalacia" returned 229 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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Clinical presentation and etiology of osteomalacia/rickets in adolescents.
 

Author(s): Mohammad A Hazzazi, Ibrahim Alzeer, Waleed Tamimi, Mohsen Al Atawi, Ibrahim Al Alwan

Journal: Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl. 2013 Sep;24(5):938-41.

 

This study was conducted to determine the causes and clinical presentations of osteomalacia/rickets in adolescents seen at the King Abdulaziz Medical City (KAMC), Riyadh. Because osteomalacia and rickets constitute the same entity, the term osteomalacia will be used for future discussion. ...

Last Updated: 13 Sep 2013

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[Sjogren's syndrome revealed by Mikulicz's syndrome and complicated with tubulopathy and osteomalacia].
 

Author(s): Anis Mzabi, Fatma Ben Fredj Ismail, Amel Rezgui, Monia Karmani, Raja Amri, Fatma Derbali, Samira Azzebi, Chedia Laouani Kechrid

Journal: Tunis Med. 2013 Jul;91(7):481-2.

 

Last Updated: 6 Sep 2013

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The terms "Osteomalacia" returned 15 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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[Oncogenic osteomalacia and its symptoms: hypophosphatemia, bone pain and pathological fractures].
 

Author(s): Sonia Kaniuka-Jakubowska, Wojciech Biernat, Krzysztof Sworczak

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Oncogenic osteomalacia (OOM) is a rare paraneoplastic syndrome induced by tumor produced phosphaturic factors, i.e. phosphatonins. The disorder is characterized by renal tubular phosphate loss, secondary to this process hypophosphatemia and defective production of active form of vitamin ...

Last Updated: 27 Aug 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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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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Last Updated: 22 Aug 2014

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