What is Osteomalacia?

Osteomalacia is the softening of the bones caused by defective bone mineralization secondary to inadequate amounts of available phosphorus and calcium.

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my sister has right leg pain when we consult doctor they say she has osteomalacia we takin treatment but the pain she cant stand or walk long .she...

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I have studied your case.

For osteomalacia treatment you need calcium and vit D.
Vit D3 is important for bone maintenance; low level can...

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Hi! Doctor, My father is 61 years old and is having around 60kg weight, he was feeling pain in his complete body since last December, we have gone...

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Thanks for your query.

Your father did have a low vitamin D level and he has been treated appropriately for the same. The question that you...

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I hope that you are doing well. I had consulted a doctor on your site for my problem but I just realised that he is a psychiatrist and...

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Thanks for the query.

I have gone through the details submitted with diligence and let me tell you that your problem is not serious. I shall...

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