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GGPS1 mutation and atypical femoral fractures with bisphosphonates.

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Atypical femoral fractures have been associated with long-term bisphosphonate treatment.1,2 However, the underlying mechanisms remain obscure. We studied three sisters who had atypical femoral fractures after receiving various oral bisphosphonates for 6 years. Two of the sisters had a single fracture (at the ages of 64 and 73 years), and one had bilateral fractures (one at the age of 60 years and the other at the age of 61 years). Given the low incidence of atypical femoral fractures in the g...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Reviewed (Other)
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Accepted manuscript

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10.1056/NEJMc1612804

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Roca-Ayats, N More by this author
Balcells, S More by this author
Garcia-Giralt, N More by this author
Falcó-Mascaró, M More by this author
Martínez-Gil, N More by this author
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Spanish Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness More from this funder
Catalan Government More from this funder
Spanish Centre for Biomedical Network Research on Rare Diseases More from this funder
Charles III Institute of Health More from this funder
European Regional Development Fund More from this funder
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Publisher:
Massachusetts Medical Society Publisher's website
Journal:
New England Journal of Medicine Journal website
Volume:
376
Issue:
18
Pages:
1794-1795
Publication date:
2017-05-05
Acceptance date:
2017-02-24
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EISSN:
1533-4406
ISSN:
0028-4793
Pubs id:
pubs:692277
URN:
uri:04337fcf-e3ab-44c9-941a-4801f1a66d8f
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uuid:04337fcf-e3ab-44c9-941a-4801f1a66d8f
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pubs:692277

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