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Bone thinning

Introduction: Bone thinning

Description of Bone thinning

Bone thinning (medical condition): Osteoporosis is a disease that usually affects seniors and the elderly, where the bones thin and weaken from calcium depletion. ...more

Bone thinning: See also:

  »Introduction: Osteoporosis
  »Symptoms of Osteoporosis
  »Causes of Osteoporosis
  »Treatments for Osteoporosis

Bone thinning: Related Topics

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Bone thinning as a Disease

Bone thinning: Another name for Osteoporosis (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Osteoporosis
  »Symptoms of Osteoporosis
  »Causes of Osteoporosis
  »Treatments for Osteoporosis

Bone thinning: Related Diseases

Bone thinning: Bone thinning is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Causes of Bone thinning

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Symptoms of Bone thinning (Osteoporosis)

Some of the symptoms of Bone thinning incude:

Treatments for Bone thinning (Osteoporosis)

Treatments for Bone thinning (Osteoporosis) include:

Treatment of Bone thinning: For more treatment information about Bone thinning, see treatment of Osteoporosis (Bone thinning)

Bone thinning: Article Excerpts about Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis Progress and Promise: NIAMS (Excerpt)

Osteoporosis is a skeletal disorder characterized by compromised bone strength predisposing to an increased risk of fracture. ... (Source: excerpt from Osteoporosis Progress and Promise: NIAMS)

Osteoporosis: NWHIC (Excerpt)

Osteoporosis, which means "porous bones," is a condition of excessive skeletal fragility resulting in weakened bones that break easily. A ... (Source: excerpt from Osteoporosis: NWHIC)

Osteoporosis -- Age Page -- Health Information: NIA (Excerpt)

Osteoporosis is a disease that thins and weakens bones to the point where they break easily... (Source: excerpt from Osteoporosis -- Age Page -- Health Information: NIA)

Bone thinning as a Symptom

Bone thinning (symptom): A condition which is characterized by the thinning of the bones...more »

Bone thinning (symptom): See Bone thinning (symptom information).

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Bone thinning: Related Disease Topics

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