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The Advent of Bone Densitometry has Facilitated Early Detection of Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis is a condition that causes the bones in the body to gradually weaken, thus lowering their density. The disease derives its name from the words ‘osteo’ (bone) and ‘poros’ (porous in Greek). Weakened bones make patients vulnerable to falls, and may thus lead to fractures. This co