calcium

Osteomalacia

Definition Osteomalacia is a term used to describe a group of disorders in which there is a failure of or defective mineralization of bone. Osteomalacia and rickets are both caused due to calcium and vitamin [Read More ...]

Osteoporosis

Definition Osteoporosis is the most common metabolic bone disease. The term osteoporosis is used to describe a group of bone disorders in which the absolute bone mass is less than normal. Normally, age related [Read More ...]