Bone fractures among adult Nigerians with hyperthyroidism: risk factors, pattern and frequency

DOI: 10.1080/16089677.2018.1541669
Author(s): AO AleDepartment of Medicine, Nigeria, OO OdusanDepartment of Medicine, Nigeria, TO AfeDepartment of Medicine, Nigeria, OL AdeyemoDepartment of Medicine, Nigeria, AO OgberaDepartment of Medicine, Nigeria


Background: Hyperthyroidism is a common endocrine disorder with multi-systemic effects, the least reported of which is bone loss and fractures.

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