Idiopathic osteoporosis: Introduction
Idiopathic osteoporosis: Idiopathic osteoporosis is a rare type of osteoporosis.This type of osteoporosis occurs in children and young adults who have normal hormone levels, normal vitamin levels, and no obvious reason to have weak bones.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Idiopathic osteoporosis is available below.
Symptoms of Idiopathic osteoporosis
- At first, osteoporosis causes no symptoms because bone density loss occurs very gradually. Some people never develop symptoms.
- Eventually, however, bone density may decrease enough for bones to collapse or fracture, causing severe sudden pain or gradually developing aching bone pain and deformities.
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Treatments for Idiopathic osteoporosis
- Treatment also involves ensuring adequate intake of calcium and vitamin D and engaging in weight-bearing exercises
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Home Diagnostic Testing
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Idiopathic osteoporosis: Complications
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Causes of Idiopathic osteoporosis
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Idiopathic osteoporosis: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Idiopathic osteoporosis: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Idiopathic osteoporosis: Rare Types
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