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

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

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