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Postmenopausal osteoporosis

Postmenopausal osteoporosis: Introduction

Postmenopausal osteoporosis: Type 1 osteoporosis is caused by a lack of estrogen, the main female hormone. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Postmenopausal osteoporosis is available below.

Symptoms of Postmenopausal osteoporosis

Treatments for Postmenopausal osteoporosis

  • Osteoporosis is typically asymptomatic until a fracture occurs. Patients identified as at risk for osteoporosis should undergo preventive measures, including adequate calcium intake, vitamin D intake, and exercise. Counsel patients to avoid tobacco use. Identify and treat alcoholism
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Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Postmenopausal osteoporosis?

Postmenopausal osteoporosis: Complications

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Causes of Postmenopausal osteoporosis

  • At menopause, the level of oestrogen in a woman's body drops dramatically. This affects bone density because oestrogen plays a vital role in the depositing of calcium in the bones
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Postmenopausal osteoporosis: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Postmenopausal osteoporosis: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Postmenopausal osteoporosis

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Postmenopausal osteoporosis: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Postmenopausal osteoporosis

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Postmenopausal osteoporosis: Animations

Prognosis for Postmenopausal osteoporosis

Prognosis for Postmenopausal osteoporosis: If full recovery is not achieved, osteoporotic fractures may lead to chronic pain, disability, and, in some cases, death.

Research about Postmenopausal osteoporosis

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Clinical Trials for Postmenopausal osteoporosis

The US based website ClinicalTrials.gov lists information on both federally and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.

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Postmenopausal osteoporosis: Broader Related Topics

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