• Diffuse
  • Symptoms: Diffuse joint and bone pain (especially of spine, pelvis, and legs) Muscle weakness Difficulty walking, often with waddling gait Hypocalcemia (positive Chvostek sign) Compressed vertebrae and diminished stature Pelvic flattening Weak, soft bones Easy fracturing Bending of bones Osteomalacia in adults starts insidiously as aches and pains in the lumbar (lower back) region and thighs before spreading to the arms and ribs. (wikipedia.org)
  • mineral
  • Vitamin D should always be administered in conjunction with calcium supplementation (as the pair work together in the body) since most of the consequences of vitamin D deficiency are a result of impaired mineral ion homeostasis. (wikipedia.org)
  • It occurs when bones lose an excessive amount of their protein and mineral content, particularly calcium. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • however, living bone is never metabolically at rest and constantly remodels and reappropriates its mineral stores along lines of mechanical stress. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Enamel
  • Enamel does not contain collagen, as found in other hard tissues such as dentin and bone, but it does contain two unique classes of proteins: amelogenins and enamelins. (wikipedia.org)
  • secondary
  • Pathology department's opinion was that the mucosal calcinosis observed in the corpus mucosa could be associated with calcium dysregulation and could also be secondary to medication, and recommended analyzing correlation with clinical findings. (heighpubs.org)
  • gastric
  • When symptoms are present, they may include development of gastric ulcers or pancreatitis because high calcium levels can cause inflammation and pain in the linings of the stomach and pancreas. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Amorphous basophilic calcium deposits in gastric mucosa (A, HE, x100) verified with Voncossa stain (B, Von Cossa, x200). (heighpubs.org)
  • Von Cossa x 20 Amorphous basophilic calcium deposits in gastric mucosa (A, HE, x100) verified with Voncossa stain (B, Von Cossa, x200). (heighpubs.org)
  • It has been suggested that calcium enters the cell by passive diffusion attributable to the concentration gradient across the gastric cell membrane, and that accumulation occurs when the ability to extrude these salts is exceeded. (heighpubs.org)
  • chronic
  • Most of the time, the only alleged symptom is chronic fatigue, while bone aches are not spontaneous but only revealed by pressure or shocks. (wikipedia.org)
  • vitamin
  • Being out in the sun, taking around 10,000 IU of Vitamin D for up to 8 weeks, and drinking more milk would help keep the bones from loosing more strength and density. (naturalheightgrowth.com)
  • amounts
  • Women who stop menstruating early because of heredity, surgery or lots of physical exercise may lose large amounts of bone tissue early in life. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Physical
  • However, these physical signs may derive from a previous osteomalacial state, since bones do not regain their original shape after they become deformed. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, those physical signs may derive from a previous osteomalacial state, since bones do not regain their original shape after they become deformed. (naturalheightgrowth.com)
  • levels
  • Normally, parathyroid glands produce the parathormone as calcium levels drop and lower to meet the demands of a growing skeleton, pregnancy , or lactation . (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Initial
  • As much as 30 to 40 per cent of initial bone mass may be lost after six months of total immobilization, as in paraplegia and quadriplegia due to spinal cord injury. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • amount
  • After that, bone is lost at a faster pace than it is formed, so the amount of bone in the skeleton begins to slowly decline. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Healthy premenopausal women over the age of 30 may need as much as 1000 mg of calcium a day, which is the amount supplied by a quart of milk. (thefreedictionary.com)