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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Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Secondary osteoporosis:
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Wrongly Diagnosed with Secondary osteoporosis?
Secondary osteoporosis: Complications
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Causes of Secondary osteoporosis
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causes of Secondary osteoporosis
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Secondary osteoporosis: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Secondary osteoporosis
Alzheimer's disease over-diagnosed: The well-known disease of Alzheimer's disease
is often over-diagnosed.
Patients tend to assume that any memory loss or forgetulness symptom might be Alzheimer...read more »
Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for
a patient to show mental decline to dementia.
Whereas this can, of course, occur due to various medical conditions...read more »
Rare type of breast cancer without a lump: There is a less common form
of breast cancer called inflammatory breast cancer.
Its symptoms can be an inflammation...read more »
Tremor need not be Parkinson's disease: There is the tendency to believe that
any tremor symptom, or shakiness, means Parkinson's disease.
The reality is that there are various possibilities,...read more »
Rare diseases misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease: A rare genetic
disorder is often misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease for men in their 50's.
The disease Fragile X disorder can show only mild symptoms in the...read more »
Female athlete syndrome leads to undiagnosed osteoporosis: Younger women are not usually
considered as candidates for diagnosis of osteoporosis.
However, a pattern of three conditions can occur in female athletes:...read more »
Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency
is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis (see symptoms of multiple sclerosis).
See symptoms of Vitamin B12 deficiency...read more »
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Secondary osteoporosis: Research Doctors & Specialists
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- Senior Health Specialists (Geriatrics):
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Hospitals & Clinics: Secondary osteoporosis
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Secondary osteoporosis: Rare Types
Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:
Secondary osteoporosis: Animations
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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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Secondary osteoporosis: Broader Related Topics
Types of Secondary osteoporosis
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