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Weak bones: Introduction

Weak bones: Weakening of the bones. See detailed information below for a list of 100 causes of Weak bones, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Weak bones:

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

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Causes of Types of Weak bones:

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Weak bones: Symptom Checker

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Stories from Users for Weak bones

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Message Boards for Weak bones

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Weak bones: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Weak bones

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Weak bones: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Weak bones

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's, whereas there are many other less severe possibilities. Some 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 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, such as benign essential tremor, which is more »

Rare diseases misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease: A rare genetic disorder is often misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease for men in their 50' more »

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

Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis (see more »

Weak bones: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Weak bones: Related Rare Diseases

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Weak bones: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Organs affected by Weak bones:

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Detailed list of causes of Weak bones

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How Common are these Causes of Weak bones?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Weak bones. Of the 100 causes of Weak bones that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 2 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 9 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 91 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Weak bones:

The following list of conditions have 'Weak bones' 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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Conditions listing medical complications: Weak bones:

The following list of medical conditions have Weak bones or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. 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 Weak bones Based on Risk Factors

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

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

    Classifications of Weak bones:

    Subtypes of Weak bones:

    Bone loss (23 causes), Bone thinning (19 causes)

    Medical Conditions associated with Weak bones:

    Bone symptoms (2907 causes), Weakness (3752 causes), Skeletal symptoms (4109 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes)

    Symptoms related to Weak bones:

    Bone thinning (19 causes), Osteoporosis (313 causes), Fractures (149 causes), Bone loss (23 causes), Bone symptoms (2907 causes), Low bone mass, Osteomalacia, Rickets (64 causes), Paget's disease of bone, Bone atrophy, Bone tumor, Bone cancer, Brittle bone disease, Osteogenesis imperfecta congenita

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