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Certain diseases increase the risk of
osteoporosis. They include those of the:
Other conditions that increase the risk for
osteoporosis include those that reduce the amount of
testosterone in the body. One example is removing a
Current as of:
November 6, 2012
Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine & Carla J. Herman, MD, MPH - Geriatric Medicine
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