Question: Exercise 17 Clinical Thinking: Case Study – Secondary Nutritional Hyperparathyroidism In The Iguana The Iguana Is Particularly Susceptible To Metabolic Bone Has Been Fed An Inappropriate Diet. You Notice That Iggy Has A Disease (MBD), A Form Of Secondary Nutritional Hyperpara- Deformed Lower Jaw And When You Gently Push On The Lower Thyroidism, Because …

Question: Exercise 17 Clinical Thinking: Case Study – Secondary Nutritional Hyperparathyroidism In The Iguana The Iguana Is Particularly Susceptible To Metabolic Bone Has Been Fed An Inappropriate Diet. You Notice That Iggy Has A Disease (MBD), A Form Of Secondary Nutritional Hyperpara- Deformed Lower Jaw And When You Gently Push On The Lower Thyroidism, Because …

Exercise 17 Clinical Thinking: Case Study - Secondary Nutritional Hyperparathyroidism in the Iguana The iguana is particularl

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Exercise 17 Clinical Thinking: Case Study – Secondary Nutritional Hyperparathyroidism in the Iguana The iguana is particularly susceptible to metabolic bone has been fed an inappropriate diet. You notice that Iggy has a disease (MBD), a form of secondary nutritional hyperpara- deformed lower jaw and when you gently push on the lower thyroidism, because of its stringent vegetarian dietary needs jaw, the bone is rubbery and soft. Suspecting MBD, the doctor and requirement for direct ultraviolet (UV) light to produce reminds you to handle the iguana carefully as he is at risk for vitamin D. bone fractures. Mrs. Morely and her son Mike have brought in Iggy Pop What dietary deficiency is likely causing Iggy Pop’s problem for an examination. Iggy was a birthday present given to Mike 6 months ago. They are concerned because Iggy Pop’s face “looks funny.” Figure 10-16, A is a picture of Iggy Pop: Explain why Iggy has a deformed and soft fow. Figure 10-16, B, a healthy iguana, is provided for comparison In speaking with the owners, you discover that Iggy Pop