Study of Rickets in Admitted Patients at LRH, Peshawar

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Asmat Ara Khattak
Gohar Rehman
Farid Ullah Shah
Muhammad Khurshid Khan


A survey of rickets in LRH, Peshawar and to pinpoint the cause. This study was carried out in children A unit LRH, peshawar from Septjember 1998 to August 2001. During the three years period 300 cases were included in the study. Total number of admitted patients during three years period were 10161. It is a clear that in our province (NWFP) most cases of rickets are nutritional and responsive to vit. D3 treatment.

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Khattak AA, Rehman G, Shah FU, Khan MK. Study of Rickets in Admitted Patients at LRH, Peshawar. J Postgrad Med Inst [Internet]. 2011 Sep. 27 [cited 2022 Aug. 14];18(1). Available from:
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