Papers And Originals

Aluminium in Bone from Patients with Renal Failure

Br Med J 1971; 4 doi: (Published 30 October 1971) Cite this as: Br Med J 1971;4:273
  1. Victor Parsons,
  2. Christine Davies,
  3. Clifford Goode,
  4. Chisholm Ogg,
  5. J. Siddiqui


    Some samples of bone from patients with renal failure contained more aluminium than others, and the concentration tended to be highest in patients who had been uraemic or on dialysis longest. The significance of the association of raised concentrations of aluminium in bone with renal failure is discussed.