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Description of Osteoporosis, Causes and Factors

Description of Osteoporosis, Causes and Factors

Osteoporosis¬†is a thinning and weakening of the bones. If this deterioration is not treated, the skeleton ends up being extremely fragile and tend to break some bones (or fracturing) with very little trauma. Although the process of loss produced little by little since the mid-thirties, it is so slow that …

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Diagnosis Treatment and Complications of Osteoporosis

Diagnosis Treatment and Complications of Osteoporosis

Diagnosis: From left to right: normal vertebrae, vertebrae with osteoporosis and osteoporotic vertebrae several diagnosis of osteoporosis is usually done by your doctor using a combination of a complete medical history and physical examination, bone X-rays, bone densitometry and specialized laboratory tests . If the doctor finds low bone mass, …

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