Clinical and demographic aspects of Paget disease of bone: A multicentric study from Turkey.


Gogas Yavuz D. , Aytürk S., Çetinkalp Ş., Bayraktar F., Kulaksızoğlu M., Hekimsoy Z., ...More

European journal of rheumatology, vol.8, pp.156-161, 2021 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 8
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/eurjrheum.2020.20139
  • Title of Journal : European journal of rheumatology
  • Page Numbers: pp.156-161
  • Keywords: Paget disease of bone, polyostotic disease, serum alkaline phosphatase, bisphosphonate therapy, PREVALENCE, MANAGEMENT, DIAGNOSIS

Abstract

Objective: Paget disease of bone (PDB) is a metabolic bone disease that has been rarely reported in the Eastern countries. This study aimed to evaluate the clinical and demographic characteristics of patients with PDB followed up at endocrinology clinics in Turkey.