Fluoride in the Prevention and Treatment of Osteoporosis

  • Jukka A. Inkovaara
Part of the Advances in Nutritional Research book series (ANUR, volume 9)


The halogen fluorine is the most electronegative and one of the most reactive of the elements. It does not exist free in nature but in numerous inorganic salts and countless organic compounds, substituting for hydrogen.


Vertebral Fracture Fluoride Concentration Sodium Fluoride High Fluoride Fluoride Content 
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  • Jukka A. Inkovaara
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  1. 1.University Central HospitalTampereFinland

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