Prompted by these radiographic features of renal osteodystrophy and secondary hyperparathyroidism, a series of blood tests were performed.
What does ROD stand for?
ROD stands for Renal Osteodystrophy
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These disturbances have traditionally been termed renal osteodystrophy and classified on the basis of bone biopsy.
Chronic hyperphosphatemia is associated with serious health risks including renal osteodystrophy (resulting in bone pain, brittle bones, skeletal deformities and fractures), and heart failure caused by cardiovascular calcification.
In addition to hypertension, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease, other common CKD-related conditions include malnutrition, anemia, renal osteodystrophy and the other complications of secondary hyperparathyroidism, impaired cognitive function, and dyslipidemia.