A case of pregnancy and lactation associated osteoporosis in the third pregnancy; robust response to teriparatide despite delayed administration

Cerit E. T. , CERİT M. N.

Bone Reports, vol.13, 2020 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Case Report
  • Volume: 13
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.bonr.2020.100706
  • Journal Name: Bone Reports
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index, Scopus
  • Keywords: Pregnancy, Lactation, Osteoporosis, Parathyroid hormone related peptide, BONE METABOLISM, FRACTURES, CALCIUM, TURNOVER


Background: Pregnancy and lactation associated osteoporosis (PLO) is a rare condition that may present with fragility fractures occurring for the first time in pregnancy or postpartum period while breastfeeding. Here, we report a rare case of PLO in the 3rd pregnancy treated with teriparatide.