The Relationship Between Iron Accumulation, Vitamin D Deficiency and Bone Mineral Density in Patients with Thalassemia Major, Thalassemia Intermedia and Sickle Cell


BÜYÜKŞİMŞEK M. , BAŞLAMIŞLI İ. F.

TURK OSTEOPOROZ DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF OSTEOPOROSIS, cilt.26, ss.121-126, 2020 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 26 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2020
  • Doi Numarası: 10.4274/tod.galenos.2020.85520
  • Dergi Adı: TURK OSTEOPOROZ DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF OSTEOPOROSIS
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.121-126

Özet

Objective: Osteopenia and osteoporosis are important causes of morbidity in patients with hemoglobinopathies. This study investigates the association between iron accumulation, vitamin D and bone mineral density (BMD) in patients with thalassemia major, thalassemia intermedia and sickle cell.