Which lab findings are characteristic of disorders of bone mineralization?

Updated: Aug 10, 2020
  • Author: Horacio B Plotkin, MD, FAAP; Chief Editor: Jatinder Bhatia, MBBS, FAAP  more...
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Clinical results and laboratory examination findings vary with each disorder. Low phosphate and high alkaline phosphatase levels characterize most of the disorders. Exceptions are noted in the discussion of each disorder.


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