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Osteomalacia and rickets

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Pathology

Musculoskeletal system

Pediatric musculoskeletal conditions
Musculoskeletal injuries and trauma
Bone disorders
Joint disorders
Muscular disorders
Neuromuscular junction disorders
Other autoimmune disorders
Musculoskeletal system pathology review

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Osteomalacia and rickets

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A 2-year-old African American boy is brought to the clinic by his mother with bone pain and difficulty walking for the past month. Physical examination shows a soft skull with frontal bossing, bumps along the costochondral junction, short stature, and bowing of the legs. X-rays show epiphyseal widening and metaphyseal cupping. His mother says that the child has been exclusively breastfed. Which of the following best describes the most likely serum laboratory values? 

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