Prolonged use of steroids may cause –
|A.||Decrease in bone matrix protein|
Early healing of wound
Ans. is ‘a’ i.e., Decrease in bone matrix protein
Steroids can cause osteoporosis and decrease in bone matrix —> They cause increased bone resorption and decrease bone formation —> Negative calcium balance.
About others options
They cause hyperglycemia, hypertension and delayed wound healing.