Biochemical and Radiological Observations in Patients with Osteitis Deformans Treated with Synthetic Human Calcitonin

  • P. B. Greenberg
  • F. H. Doyle
  • M. T. Fisher
  • C. J. Hillyard
  • G. F. Joplin
  • J. L. McLoughlin
  • I. MacIntyre
  • J. Pennock
  • M. K. Ward
  • N. J. Y. Woodhouse
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Summary

Radiological and biochemical changes in 28 adults with Paget’s disease of bone treated for 15 months to 4 years with synthetic human calcitonin are discussed. They indicate that human calcitonin is effective in long-term treatment.

Keywords

Charcoal Mannitol Strontium Calcitonin Hydroxyproline 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • P. B. Greenberg
  • F. H. Doyle
  • M. T. Fisher
  • C. J. Hillyard
  • G. F. Joplin
  • J. L. McLoughlin
  • I. MacIntyre
  • J. Pennock
  • M. K. Ward
  • N. J. Y. Woodhouse

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