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Systemic Sclerosis Patients Found to Have Low Vitamin D Levels, Reduced Bone Mineral Density & Total Mineral Content.

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Posted 27 November 2015 - 09:50 AM

Systemic Sclerosis Patients Found to Have Low Vitamin D Levels, Reduced Bone Mineral Density & Total Mineral Content.

 

Findings suggest that skin thickness in SSc patients could be one factor in determining low circulating levels of vitamin D that in turn could play a significant role in the reduction of bone mineral density and total mineral content. Scleroderma News, 09/23/2015. (Also see Vitamin D)

 

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