Chapter 18. Chapter 18. Pregnancy and Lactation

  1. ASBMR
  1. Christopher S. Kovacs1 and
  2. Henry M. Kronenberg2

Published Online: 23 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470623992.ch18

Primer on the Metabolic Bone Diseases and Disorders of Mineral Metabolism

Primer on the Metabolic Bone Diseases and Disorders of Mineral Metabolism

How to Cite

ASBMR (2008) Chapter 18. Pregnancy and Lactation, in Primer on the Metabolic Bone Diseases and Disorders of Mineral Metabolism, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470623992.ch18

Author Information

  1. 1

    Faculty of Medicine-Endocrinology, Health Sciences Centre, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada

  2. 2

    Endocrine Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 DEC 2009
  2. Published Print: 18 NOV 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780977888214

Online ISBN: 9780470623992

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Keywords:

  • pregnancy;
  • lactation;
  • weaning;
  • calcium;
  • magnesium;
  • phosphorus;
  • parathyroid hormone;
  • parathyroid hormone–related protein;
  • calcitonin;
  • vitamin D;
  • calcitriol;
  • estradiol;
  • hyperparathyroidism;
  • hypoparathyroidisni;
  • familial hypocalciuric;
  • hypercalcemia;
  • pseudohypoparathyroidism;
  • vitamin D deficiency/insufficiency;
  • bone markers;
  • BMD

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Pregnancy

  • Lactation

  • Implications