hypophosphatemic

hypophosphatemic

(hī″pō-fŏs″fă-tē′mĭk) [Gr. hypo-, less than, deficient, + L. phosphas, phosphate, + Gr. haima, blood]
1. Having an abnormally low blood phosphate concentration.
2. An agent that lowers the blood phosphate concentration, e.g., in renal failure.
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Contemporary Medical and Surgical Management of X-Linked Hypophosphatemic Rickets
However, several novel regulators of phosphate homeostasis have been identified as being associated with hypophosphatemia of various types, such as tumor-induced osteomalacia, several hereditary forms of hypophosphatemic rickets, X-linked hypophosphatemia, and autosomal dominant hypophosphatemia (1, 3).
Calcification of entheses associated with X-linked hypophosphatemic osteomalacia.
Hypophosphatemic osteomalacia and adult Fanconi syndrome due to light-chain nephropathy: another form of oncogenous osteomalacia.
Hypophosphatemic rickets and aggressive periodontitis: a review of the role of dentine matrix protein 1 in the pathogenesis.
Ten of the patients were considered as nutritional rickets, 5 were hypophosphatemic rickets and 5 were vitamin D dependent rickets type 1.
Other endocrinopathies were investigated including thyroid function test for those who had hyperthyroidism, leutenizing hormone (LH), follicle stimulating hormone (FSH), and estradiol for those who had precocious puberty and appropriate work-up for hypophosphatemia in patients who presented with hypophosphatemic rickets.
Abdel-Wanis ME, Kawahara N: Hypophosphatemic osteomalacia in neurofibromatosis 1: hypotheses for pathogenesis and higher incidence of spinal deformity.
Some cases of rickets, such as familial hypophosphatemic rickets, have a genetic basis.
Forms of endocrine hyperfunction reported in association with MAS include precocious puberty, hyperthyroidism, hypercortisolism, hypersomatotropism, and hypophosphatemic rickets (1-3).
5) Often the clinical presentation mimics X-linked hypophosphatemia (XLH) or hereditary autosomal dominant hypophosphatemic rickets (ADHR).