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[Mineral and bone disorder in chronic kidney disease].

Authors
  • Matuszkiewicz-Rowińska, Joanna
  • Kulicki, Paweł
Type
Published Article
Journal
Wiadomości lekarskie (Warsaw, Poland : 1960)
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2014
Volume
67
Issue
3
Pages
419–421
Identifiers
PMID: 25782203
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Chronic kidney disease-mineral bone disorder (CKD-MBD) is characterized by at least one ofthefollowing: 1. biochemical abnormalities in calcium, phosphate, parathormone (PTH) and vitamin D metabolism; 2. renal osteodystrophy; and 3. cardiovascular or other soft tissue calcifications. All these abnormalities are interrelated and significantly contribute to the increased morbidity and mortality in patients with CKD.

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