Osteoporosis screening, diagnosis, and treatment guideline. Osteoporosis osteoporosis enfermedades y trastornos. Osteoporosis spanish health information translations. The bone loss of osteoporosis often causes no signs. Evaluation for secondary causes of osteoporosis and osteopenia d. Recomendaciones ser sobre osteoporosis ser sociedad. Your doctor may use xray, body ct, spine ct or a bone density scan to help diagnose your condition and assess your risk for. Osteoporosis usually has no signs or symptoms until a fracture happens this is why osteoporosis is often called the silent disease. Osteoporosis osteoporosis is a disease characterized by deterioration of bone tissue and loss of bone strength. Osteoporosis significa, literalmente, hueso poroso. The condition can progress over time and cause bone to become increasingly porous and weak and break more easily.
Evaluation for secondary causes of osteoporosis and osteopenia d all patients. Men and women of any age with conditions known to be secondary causes of osteoporosis no every 210 years depending on initial tscore see p. Definition of osteoporosis a disease characterized by. Vasculitis espanol american college of rheumatology. Supplement to the art of getting well treatment and. Bone density is a major determinant of fracture risk. Abstract osteoporosis op is defined as a skeletal disorder characterized by decreased bone strength, which predisposes to an increase in fracture risk. When bone tissue is lost, the bones become brittle and break more easily. Authors of contributions\quotations are alphabetically arranged.1319 766 52 1019 164 1019 247 578 1110 1079 1086 142 173 1465 1241 611 113 434 466 21 686 667 325 342 1426 545 177 601 8 238 140