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The metabolism of bone.

Authors
Deiss WP Jr.
Source
Dysbarism-related osteonecrosis: proceedings of a symposium on dysbaric osteonecrosis. Beckman EL, Elliott DH, eds. Cincinnati, OH: U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, DHEW (NIOSH) Publication No. 75-153, 1974 Jan; :61-66
NIOSHTIC No.
00053665
Abstract
The metabolism of normal bone is reviewed in order to assist understanding the metabolic events related to dysbaric osteonecrosis. The metabolic activities which occur during bone synthesis and resorption are presented. The possibility of using the presence of bone breakdown products in the urine as diagnostic indicators of dysbaric osteonecrosis is discussed.
Keywords
Bone-disorders; Diagnostic-tests; Physiology; Urinalysis
Publication Date
19740101
Document Type
Conference/Symposia Proceedings
Editors
Beckman EL; Elliott DH
Fiscal Year
1974
Source Name
Dysbarism-related osteonecrosis: proceedings of a symposium on dysbaric osteonecrosis
State
OH; TX
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