What is chronic kidney disease–mineral and bone disorder (CKD-MBD) and what causes it?

Updated: Jul 21, 2021
  • Author: Pradeep Arora, MD; Chief Editor: Vecihi Batuman, MD, FASN  more...
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CKD–mineral and bone disorder (CKD-MBD) involves biochemical abnormalities related to bone metabolism. CKD-MBD may result from alteration in levels of serum phosphorus, PTH, vitamin D, and alkaline phosphatase.


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