Adipose tissue stimulates bone growth in prepubertal children

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Abstract

Fat mass represents a positive influence on bone mass in adults, independently of other factors such as lean mass, but whether a similar action occurs in children is unclear.
Translated title of the contributionAdipose tissue stimulates bone growth in prepubertal children
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2534 - 2541
Number of pages8
JournalJournal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism
Volume91
Issue number7
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2006

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