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In organization and depth this book resembles a Ph.D. thesis. It begins with a review of the various aspects of bone tissue metabolism—collagen, ground substance, and mineral. Chapter 2 outlines the clinical approach to bone tissue metabolism, distribution, and excretion, and Chapter 3 gives a detailed description of the methods used in the studies reported in the last two chapters. In Chapters 4 and 5 studies on two groups of cancer patients are reported, those without evidence of bone destruction and those with bone lesions. Both groups were subdivided according to the types of studies done:  the plasma state
Bone Mineral Metabolism in Cancer.. Ann Intern Med. 1971;74:810–811. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-74-5-810_2
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1971;74(5):810-811.
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