What is the etiology of hereditary vitamin D resistance rickets?

Updated: Aug 08, 2019
  • Author: Manish Suneja, MD, FASN, FACP; Chief Editor: Vecihi Batuman, MD, FASN  more...
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Answer

This condition is extremely rare and is caused by a mutation in the vitamin D receptor. Typically, this condition presents within the first 2 years of life.


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