Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences on calcified tissues

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The bone/vessels interplay in teenagers with chronic kidney disease

Bacchetta Justine , Doyon Anke , Vershelde Sophie , Vilayphiou Nicolas , Chapurlat Roland , Ranchin Bruno

Background: Bone fragility and vascular calcifications are to the two main morbidities of the mineral and bone disorders associated with chronic kidney disease (CKD), resulting from a combination of abnormalities such as impaired GH axis, vitamin D deficiency, hyperparathyroidism, increased FGF23 levels, hypogonadism, denutrition and drug toxicity.Methods: In a single-centre ancillary study of the longitudinal prospective European 4C study (Cardiovascula...