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Relative Importance of Lean and Fat Mass on Bone Mineral Density in Iranian Children and Adolescents

Marjan Jeddi 1 , Mohammad Hossein Dabbaghmanesh 1 , * , Gholamhossein Ranjbar Omrani 1 , Sayed Mohammad Taghi Ayatollahi 2 , Zahra Bagheri 2 and Marzieh Bakhshayeshkaram 3
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1 Endocrine and Metabolism Research Center, Department of Internal Medicine, Nemazee Hospital, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
2 Department of Biostatistics, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
3 Health Policy Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
Article information
  • International Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism: July 01, 2015, 13 (3); e25542
  • Published Online: July 1, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: November 25, 2014
  • Revised: February 16, 2015
  • Accepted: April 14, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijem.25542v2

To Cite: Jeddi M, Dabbaghmanesh M H, Ranjbar Omrani G, Ayatollahi S M T, Bagheri Z, et al. Relative Importance of Lean and Fat Mass on Bone Mineral Density in Iranian Children and Adolescents, Int J Endocrinol Metab. 2015 ; 13(3):e25542. doi: 10.5812/ijem.25542v2.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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