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ba0007p97 | (1) | ICCBH2019

Association of serum alkaline phosphatase with radiological rickets severity in children with X-linked hypophosphataemia on conventional therapy

Uday Suma , Shaw NJ , Mughal ZM , Randell Tabitha , Hogler Wolfgang , Santos Rui , Padidela Raja

Introduction: Conventional treatment of X-linked hypophosphataemic rickets (XLH) involves administration of oral phosphate and vitamin D analogues. An important treatment goal is to heal rickets which is assessed by normalisation of serum alkaline phosphatase (ALP) levels and resolution of radiological signs of rickets.Objectives: To determine the usefulness of serum ALP in assessing disease severity on wrist and knee radiographs as determined by rickets...