All are diagnostic features of the condition shown in the picture below except ?
A. Increased serum calcium.
B. Increased alkaline phosphatase.
C. Proximal myopathy.
D. Looser’s zone.
The condition shown in the picture above represents looser’s zone seen in cases of osteomalacia.
Serum findings of osteomalacia include
- low serum calcium,
- low phosphates and
- high alkaline phosphatase