Bill Local, from County Durham, has Paget's disease
in his left shin bone.
He said: "A large number of people have Paget's disease
but do not know about it.
Long-term control of bone turnover in Paget's disease
with zoledronic acid and risedronate.
Key topics covered include strategic competitor assessment, market characterization, unmet needs and implications for the future market associated with Paget's disease
The most potent bisphosphonates--risedronate (Actonel), alendronate (Fosamax), and pamidronate (Aredia)--are the most common treatments prescribed for Paget's disease
Anorectal mucinous adenocarcinoma associated with latent perianal Paget's disease
Cytokeratins, CEA, and mucin histochemistry in the diagnosis and characterization of extramammary Paget's disease
At baseline, serum cathepsin K levels were significantly higher in 60 Paget's disease
patients, compared with 50 age-matched controls, and were higher in patients with polyostotic disease than in those with monostotic disease.
Clinicians also may get irritated by some of the statements such as, for instance, that the "Diagnosis of Paget's disease
depends on the following findings: alkaline phosphatase level at least twice that of the upper normal range, characteristic radiography" (p 17).
Intravenous clodronate in the treatment and retreatment of Paget's disease
Q I would like more information about the medicine you suggested for the treatment of Paget's Disease
Doctors treated each patient in eight 91-day cycles; during each cycle, the patient received either 1 g of phosphate or a placebo during the first three days, followed by 14 days of treatment with either a placebo or 400 mg of oral etidronate, a drug currently licensed only for the treatment of Paget's disease