DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for rickets

Rickets [DOID:10609]

A bone remodeling disease that has_material_basis_in \nimpaired mineralization or calcification of bones before epiphyseal closure due to deficiency or impaired metabolism of vitamin D, phosphorus or calcium which results_in softening and deformity located_in bone.

Synonyms:  rickets,  DOID:10609,  active rickets,  vitamin D hydroxylation-deficient rickets,  vitamin D-dependent rickets ...

Linkouts:  OMIM #1 #2 #3