hrp0086rfc2.2 | Bone & Mineral Metabolism | ESPE2016
Christensen Anna Mathilde Egelund
, Beck-Nielsen Signe
, Dalgard Christine
, Larsen Sos Dragsbaek
, Lykkedegn Sine
, Christesen Henrik Thybo
Background: Vitamin D deficiency in children clinically manifests as rickets causing growth impairment and bowing of the long bones, potentially increasing the ratio between crown-rump length and length (CRL:L) or sitting height and height (SH:H).Objective and hypotheses: We investigated whether CRL:L in 19-months-olds and SH:H in 36-months-olds were lower with higher cord 25hydroxyvitamin D (25OHD).Method: Participants were includ...