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If a baby has a level 15.9 of Vitamin D. Could this be

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If a baby has a level 15.9 of Vitamin D. Could this be Ricketts and cause broken bones
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Pediatrics
Expert:  DrRussMd replied 1 year ago.

Hello

This would not cause ricketts in a baby

It it a moderate deficiency.

You might see soft skull bones that persist.

Low calcium would be serious and it should be checked.

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