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ea0039ep19 | Bone | BSPED2015

Rickets due to dietary calcium deficiency in Manchester

Juma Fatema Zehra , Santos Rui , Mughal M Zulf

Background and aims: Rickets is a childhood condition resulting from impaired mineralisation of the growth plate, resulting in bony deformities. A retrospective survey was undertaken to identify causes of rickets in children treated at the Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital from 2009 to 2014.Methods: Cases of rickets were identified through a search of all paediatric radiology reports containing the words ‘Rickets’ or ‘Osteomalacia&...