What is Osteoporosis and Osteosclerosis?
Definition of Osteoporosis Osteoporosis happens when the lattice-like bony tissues in trabecular bones (spongy bones) start thinning due to certain factors, resulting in the widening of the gaps between bone tissues. In another word, the reduction of bone density, thereby leading to what is known as osteoporosis.
What is Trabecular bone of a normal person?
What is Trabecular bone of an osteoporosis patient ?
What is Osteosclerosis?
An imbalance in the metabolism of calcium ions results in a high concentration of bone minerals in cortical bones, which leads to a tendency towards excessive calcification of the bones. Clinically, this is associated with such symptoms as aches, cramps and etc.
Symptoms of Osteoporosis
Loss of height
What is my Bone Density?
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