. Chapter 6 Outline
Page 1 I. Objectives

II. Calcium

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    A. Importance of Calcium in the Body
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III. Phosphate and Magnesium

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    A. Importance of Phosphate and Magnesium in the Body
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IV. Bone Physiology

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V. Parathyroid Glands

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    A. Anatomy, Structure, and Synthesis
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      1. Effects on Bone
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VI. Vitamin D (Cholecalciferol)

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    C. Mechanism of Action

    D. Biological Actions

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      1. Effects on Bone
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VII. Calcitonin (CT) Thyrocalcitonin

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      1. Effects on Bone
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IX. Disorders of Parathyroid Function

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X. Disorders of Vitamin D Deficiency and Excess

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Page 34 XI. Disorders Involving CT
Page 35 XII. References

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