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Table 2 Comparison of bone mineral density in the renal tubular acidification dysfunction group and the normal function group (X±S)

From: Evaluating distal renal tubular acidification function in primary hyperparathyroidism and its effects on bone mineral density

Variable (BMD) Distal renal tubular dysfunction group Distal renal tubular normal group P
L1-L4(g/cm2) 0.837 ± 0.206 0.923 ± 0.210 0.166
Femoral neck (g/cm2) 0.661 ± 0.173 0.727 ± 0.130 0.112
Total hip (g/cm2) 0.676 ± 0.177 0.770 ± 0.139 0.030
Osteoporosis at any site (n, %) 23(62.1%) 11(44%) 0.159 (χ2)