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Rickets is a condition in children, caused by Vitamin D deficiency or malabsorption problems, where the bones are softened and prone to fractures and curvature.

Sites listed here provide information on this condition in children, including causes, symptoms, treatment, and prevention.
  • Familydoctor.org: Rickets

    Rickets information, advice, facts and resources provided by the American Academy of Family Physicians.

  • MedlinePlus: Rickets

    Illustrated article explains this condition, causes, symptoms, exams and tests, treatment and prevention.

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