Hospital admissions for vitamin D related conditions and subsequent immune-mediated disease: record-linkage studies
BMC Medicine 2013, 11:171 (25 July 2013)
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Patients admitted to hospital for vitamin D (vitD) deficiency are more likely to have immune-mediated diseases including Crohn's disease, diabetes and rheumatoid arthritis, suggesting that vitD deficiency could be involved in autoimmunity pathogenesis