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El tratamiento para los trastornos óseos se enfoca en fortalecer los huesos para lentificar la pérdida ósea

ESTIMADA MAYO CLINIC: ¿Cuál es la diferencia entre osteoporosis y osteopenia? ¿Se tratan de manera diferente? RESPUESTA: La osteoporosis y la osteopenia son afecciones relacionadas entre sí y vinculadas a la salud ósea. La osteopenia puede preceder a la osteoporosis, pero no siempre. El tratamiento de estos trastornos es similar [...]

Created by Soledad Andrade

Benefits of Osteopenia Medication Remain Even After Discontinuing Use

Benefits of Osteopenia Medication Remain Even After Discontinuing Use March 9, 2012 Dear Mayo Clinic: If I have taken a bisphosphonate for five years, what will happen if I stop? My physician said a two-year sabbatical was alright, but I'm wondering if my bones will return to their original osteopenia [...]

Created by Shawn Bishop

TUESDAY Q & A: Treatment for bone disorders focuses on strengthening bones, slowing bone loss

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: What’s the difference between osteoporosis and osteopenia? Are they treated differently? ANSWER: Osteoporosis and osteopenia are related conditions connected to bone health. Osteopenia can be a precursor to osteoporosis, but that is not always the case. Treatment for these disorders is similar because the treatment goals for both are [...]

Created by Dana Sparks