calciotropic hormone


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calciotropic hormone

A general term for any hormone (e.g., calcitonin or PTH) which plays a major role in bone growth and remodelling.
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Smoking impairs intestinal calcium absorption via [30-32] changes in calciotropic hormone metabolism, remaining significantly lower in smokers despite adjustment for confounders.
Calciotropic hormones are valuable indices for assessing bone metabolisms and a positive relationship exists between PUFAs and BMD, and also between long-term weight-bearing exercise and bone health, the present study was designed to assess the combined effects of 16 weeks moderate intensity weight-bearing exercise and n-3 supplementation on calciotropic hormone levels in healthy post-menopausal women.
We therefore designed the present study to investigate (a) the effects of PCOS and obesity on serum PTH, 25-OH-vitamin D, and 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D [1,25-[(OH).sub.2] vitamin D] concentrations and (b) the possible associations of the above calciotropic hormones with the hormonal and metabolic characteristics of the syndrome.
Investigators measured baseline levels of FSH, bone turnover markers, calciotropic hormones, and high-sensitivity C-reactive protein.
This volume is devoted to the field of calciotropic hormones and bone and mineral metabolism, including pediatric disorders and major diseases common to the aging population that have been added in the past few editions.
Study of calcium levels in renal failure cerning the actions of the three calciotropic hormones on the target organs of bone, gut, and kidney, and possibly also on fluxes between the bone canalicular fluid and the extracellular fluid.4 Normal calcium homeostasis is mainly reliant on the interactions of Parathyroid hormone, 1, 25(OH)
Short- and long-term variations in serum calciotropic hormones after a single very large dose of ergocalciferol (vitamin D2) or cholecalciferol (vitamin D3) in the elderly.
Coverage begins with principles, and growth and maturation, leading into obesity and nutrition, diabetes mellitus, the parathyroid gland, calciotropic hormones, and bone metabolism, and coverage of the thyroid, adrenal gland, and cardiovascular system as well as endocrine changes in critically ill patients, reproductive endocrinology and sexual function, polyglandular syndromes, and testing.
The association between calcium intake, calciotropic hormones and blood pressure during the pregnancy, birth and puerperium is not well studied.