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Kidney Child with chronic renal failure!

A 14-year-old girl is noted over a several-year period to have progressive renal deficiency. She now has an 80% reduction of glomerular filtration rate and elevated levels of blood urea nitrogen (BUN) and creatinine. Which of the following is she also likely to demonstrate?
  1. Polycythemia
  2. Rickets
  3. Frequent episodes of hypoglycemia
  4. Early onset of puberty
  5. Metabolic alkalosis
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rickets.. vit D def???
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rickets.. vit D def???
yeah i agree! cuz of hypovitaminosis D
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right it is rickets
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