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The epidemiology of Paget's disease in Britain: is the prevalence decreasing?

Abstract:

To estimate changes in the age- and gender-specific prevalence of Paget's disease in Britain, we performed a radiographic survey of the disorder in 10 British centers, using sampling and radiographic methods identical to a study performed in 1974. In each center, a sample of abdominal radiographs of people aged 55 years and over was taken from stored films within the radiology department of the principal general hospital. The radiographs were identified by screening radiographic records over ...

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10.1359/jbmr.1999.14.2.192

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS
Schafheutle, K More by this author
Dennison, E More by this author
Kellingray, S More by this author
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Journal:
Journal of bone and mineral research : the official journal of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research
Volume:
14
Issue:
2
Pages:
192-197
Publication date:
1999-02-05
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EISSN:
1523-4681
ISSN:
0884-0431
URN:
uuid:b8a730e9-e49a-467a-a49b-256d7f1b2245
Source identifiers:
126529
Local pid:
pubs:126529

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