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Disease Osteomalacia

Name Osteomalacia
Synonyms Adult Rickets | Rickets, Adult
Definition Disorder caused by an interruption of the mineralization of organic bone matrix leading to bone softening, bone pain, and weakness. It is the adult form of rickets resulting from disruption of VITAMIN D; PHOSPHORUS; or CALCIUM homeostasis.
Categories Metabolic disease | Musculoskeletal disease | Nutrition disorder
MeSH® ID D010018

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1. DiseasesMusculoskeletal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Bone Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Bone Diseases, Metabolic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Rickets Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Osteomalacia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesNutritional and Metabolic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Metabolic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Calcium Metabolism Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Rickets Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Osteomalacia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. DiseasesNutritional and Metabolic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Nutrition Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Malnutrition Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Deficiency Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Avitaminosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Vitamin D Deficiency Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Rickets Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Osteomalacia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Osteomalacia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Axial osteomalacia
  Osteomalacia, Sclerosing, with Cerebral Calcification