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Chemical Pathology

Feb 26, 2017 | Chemical Pathology

Dr Elza Coetzee

Recognising the risk of osteoporosis and starting preventative action timeously has become increasingly important. Annually, osteoporosis is responsible for around 9 million fractures worldwide. The lifetime risk of sustaining an osteoporotic fracture above the age of 50 years is up to 40% in women and 20% for men.

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