X-linked hypophosphatemia

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X-linked hypophosphatemia

A type of rickets caused by genetic factors which prevent the kidneys from retaining phosphate.
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X-linked Hypophosphataemia (XLH); is the most common heritable form of rickets in developed countries, accounting for 80% of HVDRR cases.

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