Vitamin D Deficiency in Chronic Kidney Disease: Recent Evidence and Controversies

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cholecalciferol 1 nephrologydiseasesdrugs
chronic kidney disease 2 nephrologydiseases
paricalcitol 1 nephrologydiseasesdrugs

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cholecalciferol 2563 the skin by a photochemical reaction [[1]]. There are two major forms of VD, ergocalciferol (VD2) and cholecalciferol (VD3), both sharing similar metabolic pathways [[2]]. VD2 is most commonly found in vegetable sources
paricalcitol 13803 renin production in a separate group of wild type animals. Other studies have also demonstrated that paricalcitol supplementation decreases renin and renin receptor expression in animal models of CKD [[70]]. The mechanism
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chronic kidney disease 1345 issue with an estimated prevalence of more than a billion people worldwide. Among individuals with chronic kidney disease (CKD), VDD prevalence has been reported to be as high as 80%. Classically, VD plays a pivotal role in
chronic kidney disease 31301 1,25(OH)2-VD reenter the circulation bound to VDBP. (b) Postulated megalin and cubilin shedding in chronic kidney disease (CKD) perpetuating vitamin D deficiency (VDD) with subsequent lower 25(OH)-VD reuptake and intracrine

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