Box 5.31Clinical features of Clinical Case 5.5

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Clinical photograph of the lower legs at presentation. Note the marked bowing.

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Clinical photograph of the lower legs after 7 years treatment with regular oral phosphate and vitamin D. A vivid demonstration of the ability of bone to remodel.

From: Chapter 5, The parathyroid glands and vitamin D

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Endocrinology: An Integrated Approach.
Nussey S, Whitehead S.
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