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BOF: 217

A 45-year-old female presents complaining of bone pain and muscular weakness. On examination she has a waddling gait. X-ray shows pseudofractures of her pubic rami.

Investigations show:

Serum corrected calcium 2.09 mmol/L

Serum phosphate 0.48 mmol/L

Serum alkaline phosphatase 220 U/L

Which of the following is an unlikely cause of her condition?

a)      Malabsorption syndrome

b)      Renal failure

c)      Chronic liver disease

d)      Mesenchymal tumour

e)      Calcium deficiency

 

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