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Secondary osteoporosis

Secondary osteoporosis: Introduction

Secondary osteoporosis: describe osteoporosis resulting from a medical condition or the use of certain medications. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Secondary osteoporosis is available below.

Symptoms of Secondary osteoporosis

  • Secondary osteoporosis are typically asymptomatic until a fracture occurs. But the disease causing osteoporosis may have its presenting features
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Treatments for Secondary 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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Secondary osteoporosis: Complications

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Causes of Secondary osteoporosis

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Secondary osteoporosis: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Secondary osteoporosis

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Secondary osteoporosis: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Secondary osteoporosis

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Secondary osteoporosis: Rare Types

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Secondary osteoporosis: Animations

Prognosis for Secondary osteoporosis

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

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