Postgastrectomy Bone Disease

  • H. D. Becker
  • W. F. Caspary


Bone disease as a complication of gastrectomy was predicted on the basis on their calcium balance studies by Nicolaysen and Ragard [1], who concluded that the negative balance demonstrated in their patients must inevitably have later metabolic consequences.


Bone Disease Total Gastrectomy Metabolic Bone Disease Serum Alkaline Phosphatase Gastric Surgery 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • H. D. Becker
    • 1
  • W. F. Caspary
    • 2
  1. 1.Klinik und Poliklinik für AllgemeinchirurgieGöttingenFederal Republic of Germany
  2. 2.II. Medizinische KlinikStadtkrankenhausHanauFederal Republic of Germany

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