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Unformatted text preview: ..- treatment: calcium & vitamin D supplement, & hormone replacement therapy (HRT) Paget's disease: excessive bone formation & breakdown- Pagetic bone : abnormally high ratio of spongy bone to compact bone- symptoms: progressive weakening & deformity of bones (esp. spine, pelvis, femur & skull)- cause: unknown, may be viral- treatment: calcitonin & drug therapy to prevent bone breakdown...
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This note was uploaded on 12/04/2011 for the course ANTHRO 2000 taught by Professor Monicaoyola during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.
- Fall '10