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Introduction: Calcifediol

Description of Calcifediol

Calcifediol: metabolic intermediate between cholecalciferol and 1,25- dihydroxycholecalciferol, with partial activity of latter.
Source: Diseases Database

Calcifediol: The major circulating metabolite of vitamin D3 (CHOLECALCIFEROL). It is produced in the LIVER and is the best indicator of the body's vitamin D stores. It is effective in the treatment of RICKETS and OSTEOMALACIA, both in azotemic and non-azotemic patients. Calcifediol also has mineralizing properties.
Source: MeSH 2007

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Source: Diseases Database

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Calcifediol

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The following terms can be used for Calcifediol

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Calcifediol

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