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Drug-Induced Osteoporomalacia

  • Reiner Bartl
  • Christoph Bartl
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Abstract

Bone formation and mineralisation require calcium and phosphate together with active metabolites of vitamin D. Drugs affecting the vitamin D system may cause both osteoporosis and osteomalacia by several mechanisms.

Keywords

Public health Bone formation General practice Sport medicine Family medicine 

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© Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  • Reiner Bartl
    • 1
  • Christoph Bartl
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Osteoporosis and Bone CenterMunichGermany
  2. 2.Center of Orthopaedics and Sports MedicineMunichGermany

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