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Osteoporosis in Men
Last published 10/2018
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This fact sheet contains information about osteoporosis and how it affects men in the United States. It describes how osteoporosis progresses and which areas of the body are more susceptible to fractures. It provides information about the difference between primary and secondary osteoporosis and explains why the secondary type is more common in men. There is also information about the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of osteoporosis in men, as well as information on where to find additional resources on osteoporosis.
NIH Publication No. 18-7885-C
Length: 7 pp.
- General public
- For medical & health professionals to share with patients
Quantity that can be ordered: up to 1 copy
This publication is in the public domain. It can be reproduced.
Size: 8 1/2 x 11
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