Renal osteodystrophy: initioal events

V.M. Ermolenko

Department of Nephrology and Hemodialysis of SBEI FPE Russian Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education of the Minzdrav of the RF, Moscow
This literature review analyzes the evolution of views on the initial events that cause the development of mineral and bone disorders in patients with kidney disease. Specific attention is given to disturbances of the Wnt-signal transmission. According to modern concepts it is the most important cause of the formation of bone tissue pathology even in the absence of other manifestations of mineral and bone disorders.


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Ermolenko V.M. – Prof., Head of Department of Nephrology and Hemodialysis of SBEI FPE Russian Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education of the Minzdrav of the RF, Ph.D.

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