Low bone mass in prepubertal children with thalassemia major: Insights into the pathogenesis of low bone mass in thalassemia Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Bone Density
  • Bone Diseases, Metabolic
  • Osteoporosis
  • beta-Thalassemia

abstract

  • Low bone mass is present in most children with TM despite hypertransfusion and optimal chelation, adequate growth and lack of endocrine complications.

publication date

  • October 2004

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 15526720

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1415

end page

  • 21

volume

  • 17

number

  • 10