Prevalence of Osteomalacia in females from old city of Lahore.
Ann King Edward Med Uni Jan ;8(3):175-6.
Old city of Lahore has its own social and cultural background. The females of this area usually present in the outpatient department with vague aches and pains. The objective of this study is to see the prevalence of osteomalacia in such patients and to observe the causative factors leading on to osteomalacia. This study was conducted in Mayo Hospital, Lahore from January 2000 to January 2002. Osteomalacia is quite common in females living in old city of Lahore. The etiology is usually multifactorial.
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