What are the complications of hypophosphatemic rickets?

Updated: May 02, 2018
  • Author: James CM Chan, MD; Chief Editor: Sasigarn A Bowden, MD  more...
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An outstanding feature of familial hypophosphatemic rickets is short stature. [6, 7] The short stature associated with this condition is disproportionate, resulting from deformity and growth retardation of the lower extremities.


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