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ea0020p266 | Bone/Calcium | ECE2009

Vitamin D levels in young healtly premenopausal females in Slovakia

Vanuga P , Killinger Z , Masaryk P , Tomkova S , Kmecova Z , Spustova V , Stecova A , Payer J

Background: There is increasing body of evidence suggesting for low vitamin D levels in humans. The levels of vitamin D in nonselect populations of Europe, Middle East, Asia and Latin America had been repeatedly shown to be as low as 20-30 μg/l.Aim: The aim of our study was to examine serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25-(OH)D] levels in young healthy premenopausal women in Slovak population.Subjects and methods: The participants (<i...