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Common Bone Features in Osteomalacia, Secondary Hyperparathyroidism, and Renal Osteodystrophy.

VERLOOY, H M.D.; De ROO, M M.D.; MORTELMANS, L M.D.; DEQUEKER, J M.D.

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Abstract

Metabolic bone disorders are characterized by a nonspecific increase of Tc-99m MDP uptake in the skeleton. The effects may be generalized and/or local. Here, two clinical entities of secondary hyperparathyroidism are presented- osteomalacia and renal osteodystrophy.

(C) Lippincott-Raven Publishers.

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