Role of PTH, Vitamin D and Bone Metabolism in Low Protein-Induced Hypercalciuria

  • Emma Fernández-Repollet
  • Manuel Martínez-Maldonado
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 208)


Protein calorie malnutrition is a world wide problem affecting 30–40% of hospitalized patients in iniultrial societies and hundred of thousands in developing countries.1,2


Protein Calorie Malnutrition Endosteal Surface Ethane Diamine Protein Deprivation Urinary Phosphorus 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • Emma Fernández-Repollet
    • 1
  • Manuel Martínez-Maldonado
    • 1
  1. 1.Departments of Pharmacology and MedicineUniversity of Puerto Rico School of Medicine and Veterans Administration HospitalSan JuanUSA

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