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Senile osteoporosis

Senile osteoporosis: Introduction

Senile osteoporosis: Senile osteoporosis is reduced mineralization of bone due to advanced age. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Senile osteoporosis is available below.

Symptoms of Senile osteoporosis

Treatments for Senile 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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Senile osteoporosis: Complications

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Causes of Senile osteoporosis

  • Senile osteoporosis is caused by an increase in bone resorption, the process where osteoclasts break down bones
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Senile osteoporosis: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Senile osteoporosis: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Senile osteoporosis

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Senile osteoporosis: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Senile osteoporosis

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Senile osteoporosis: Animations

Prognosis for Senile osteoporosis

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

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