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Bone loss

Bone loss: Introduction

Bone loss: A condition which is characterized by the loss of the amount of bone in ones body particular its density. See detailed information below for a list of 23 causes of Bone loss, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Bone loss:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Bone loss. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Causes of Types of Bone loss:

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Bone loss: Symptom Checker

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Stories from Users for Bone loss

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Drug interactions causing Bone loss:

When combined, certain drugs, medications, substances or toxins may react causing Bone loss as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Bone loss: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Bone loss

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Bone loss: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Bone loss

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 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, such as a stroke or Alzheimer's disease, 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 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 early years, and Parkinsons-like more »

Female athlete syndrome leads to undiagnosed osteoporosis: Younger women are not usually considered as candidates for diagnosis of 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 more »

Bone loss: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Bone loss

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Bone loss: Related Rare Diseases

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Bone loss: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Bone loss

The list below shows some of the causes of Bone loss mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Bone loss?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Bone loss. Of the 23 causes of Bone loss that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 21 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Bone loss:

The following list of conditions have 'Bone loss' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Bone loss Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Bone loss based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of Bone loss:

    Medical Conditions associated with Bone loss:

    Weak bones (100 causes), Bone symptoms (2907 causes), Skeletal symptoms (4109 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes)

    Symptoms related to Bone loss:

    Bone pain (272 causes), Fractures (149 causes), Bone symptoms (2907 causes), Bone disorders, Anorexia Nervosa, Hyperhomocysteinemia, Decreased bone density

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    Medical News summaries about Bone loss

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    Evidence Based Medicine Research for Bone loss

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