What is Osteomalcia
The Japanese woman presented with a two-year history of generalized bone pain, muscle weakness, and walking disorder.
The Japanese woman had been following a strict diet (without fish or dairy products) and avoiding ultraviolet disclosure for eight years to cure her atopic dermatitis (the most typical form of eczema).
The Japanese patient also had disturbance in walking. After diagnosis, the woman was given vitamin D and calcium supplements. “Her health was improved after oral active vitamin D and calcium management,” the case study said.
As per case study this case is the first info of vitamin D-deficient osteomalacia in an adult patient. The reason is extreme dietary constraint for controlling atopic dermatitis.
Between March and September, is the best time to take natural vitamin D via sunlight. Regardless, in the autumn and winter months, it is challenging for your body to assemble vitamin D.
You can also obtain vitamin D from the following foods. – Oily fish – such as salmon, sardines, herring, and mackerel – Red meat – Liver – Egg yolks – Fortified foods