Disorders of Bone and Mineral Metabolism / Edition 2

Disorders of Bone and Mineral Metabolism / Edition 2

by Ernest J. Rhys

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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
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Table of Contents

Contributing Authors
Preface to First Edition
Preface to Second Edition
INormal Mineral Metabolism1
1Renal Handling of Calcium and Phosphorus3
2Physiology and Pathophysiology of Renal Magnesium Handling34
3Intestinal Absorption of Calcium, Magnesium, and Phosphorus48
4Parathyroid Hormone-Synthesis and Secretion74
5Target Tissue Actions, Metabolism, and Assay of Parathyroid Hormone102
6Parathyroid Hormone-related Protein129
7Vitamin D: Synthesis, Metabolism, and Clinical Measurement157
IIBone Structure and Biology175
8Embryology, Anatomy, and Microstructure of Bone177
9The Cell and Molecular Biology of Bone Formation199
10Mechanisms of Biomineralization227
11Mechanisms and Regulation of Bone Resorption by Osteoclastic Cells235
12Biology, Chemistry, and Biochemistry of the Mammalian Growth Plate255
13Bone Remodeling315
IIIMineral Metabolism During the Human Life Cycle345
14Mineral Metabolism during Pregnancy and Lactation347
15Bone and Mineral Metabolism during Childhood360
16Integration of Calcium Metabolism in the Adult381
IVIntroduction to Clinical Mineral Disorders397
17Clinical and Laboratory Approach to the Patient with Disorders of Bone and Mineral Metabolism399
18Bone Mass Measurement406
19Radiologic Imaging of Metabolic Bone Disease428
20Clinical Use of Bone Biopsy448
21Physiologic and Pathogenetic Significance of Bone Histomorphometric Data469
VDisorders of Serum Mineral Levels487
22Hypercalcemic States: Differential Diagnosis and Acute Management489
23Primary Hyperparathyroidism516
24Disorders of Serum Minerals Caused by Cancer535
25Hypercalcemia and Abnormal Vitamin D Metabolism557
26The Hypocalcemic States568
27Disorders of Phosphate and Magnesium Metabolism589
VIDisorders of Stone Formation617
28Physical-Chemical Processes in Kidney Stone Formation619
29Mechanisms of Stone Description and Dissolution629
30Idiopathic Hypercalciuria673
31Hyperoxaluric States698
32Calcium Nephrolithiasis and Renal Tubular Acidosis717
33Inhibitors and Promoters of Calcium Oxalate Crystallization: Their Relationship to the Pathogenesis and Treatment of Nephrolithiasis741
34Noncalcium Urinary Calculi776
VIIDisorders of Bone803
35Primary Osteoporosis805
36Treatment of Osteoporosis831
37Secondary Forms of Osteoporosis847
38Bone Disease in Chronic Renal Failure and after Renal Transplantation865
39Bone Disease Resulting from Inherited Disorders of Renal Tubule Transport and Vitamin D Metabolism898
40Bone Disease Due to Nutritional, Gastrointestinal and Hepatic Disorders918
41Hereditary Metabolic and Dysplastic Skeletal Disorders937
42Paget's Disease of Bone985
43Primary Cystic and Neoplastic Diseases of Bone1021
Subject Index1051

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