Calcium absorption, kinetics, bone density and bone structure in hereditary vitamin d resistance rickets patients
- At: 2011 FIP Congress in Hyderabad (India)
- Type: Poster
- By: HADAD, Salim (Rambam Health Care Campus, Haifa, Israel)
Background: Hereditary 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D-resistant rickets (HVDRR) is caused by mutations in the Vitamin D Receptor gene. During infancy and childhood HVDRR patients suffer from severe hypocalcemia and rickets that are treatable with huge calcium supplement, whereas after puberty spontaneous recovery in calcium metabolism appears without.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.