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Rickets Diagnosis of Causes

Purpose:

To evaluate a patient with rickets or osteomalacia using serum chemistry tests and the algorithm of Aurbach et al.

Specialty:

Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation

Objective:

clinical diagnosis, including family history for genetics, laboratory tests, differential diagnosis and mimics, red flags

ICD-10:

E55, M83

Description:

Aurbach et al use a series of serum chemistry tests to identify the cause for rickets or osteomalacia in a patient.

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