Rickets in the Middle East: Role of environment and genetic predisposition


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BARONCELLI G. I. , BEREKET A., EL KHOLY M., AUDI L., Cesur Y., Ozkan B., ...More

JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGY & METABOLISM, vol.93, no.5, pp.1743-1750, 2008 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 93 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1210/jc.2007-1413
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGY & METABOLISM
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1743-1750

Abstract

Context: The Middle East has a high incidence of rickets, and it is also common in Europe-dwelling children of Middle Eastern origin.