Rickets: Part II
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- Shore, R.M. & Chesney, R.W. Pediatr Radiol (2013) 43: 152. doi:10.1007/s00247-012-2536-6
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This is the continuation of a two-part review of rickets. This part emphasizes the specific pathophysiology, clinical features, pathoanatomy and radiographic findings of vitamin D deficiency rickets. Other forms of rickets, differential diagnostic considerations and the potential relationship between low levels of vitamin D metabolites and unexplained fractures in infants are also discussed.