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Mesh term Osteoporosis

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Bone Diseases, Metabolic


Reduction of bone mass without alteration in the composition of bone, leading to fractures. Primary osteoporosis can be of two major types: postmenopausal osteoporosis (OSTEOPOROSIS, POSTMENOPAUSAL) and age-related or senile osteoporosis.

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Female Athlete Triad Syndrome
Osteoporosis, Postmenopausal

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