Tag / Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis in the spine causes bones in the vertebrae to become less dense and weak. Learn the causes, symptoms, treatment, and outlook of spinal osteoporosis.
A bone mineral density scan presents a way for your physician to measure the amount of mineral content of your bones usually in preparation for an operation such as artificial disc replacement (ADR). So if your doctor or specialist request a bone density scan, this is what you need to know.
A look at the role of vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty on osteoporosis