Laboratory for Molecular Diagnostics
Center for Nephrology and Metabolic Disorders

Vitamin D hypovitaminosis

Vitamin D deficiency is characterized by

Laboratory test

For diagnostic purposes it is essential to measure all vitamin D metabolites as only the relation between these metabolites reveals blocks or accelerations in the metabolic pathway.


Hypophosphatemic rickets with hyperparathyroidism
The deficiency of calcitriol is the result of decreased synthesis and increased deactivation.
Update: April 29, 2019