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Practical Cases

  • C. Krestan
  • H. Imhof
Part of the Medical Radiology book series (MEDRAD)

Abstract

A 68-year-old woman with postmenopausal osteoporosis (menopause 21 years ago).

Keywords

Bone Mineral Density Lumbar Spine Femoral Neck Vertebral Fracture Proximal Femur 
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References

  1. Grampp S, Steiner E, Imhof H (1997) Radiological diagnosis of osteoporosis. Eur Radiol 7: 11–19PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. Saville PD (1967) A quantitative approach to simple radiographic diagnosis of osteoporosis: its application to the osteoporosis of rheumatoid arthritis. Arthritis Rheum 10: 416–422PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  3. Singh M, Nagrath AR, Maini PS (1970) Changes in trabecular pattern of the upper end of the femur as an index of osteoporosis. J Bone Joint Surg fAm] 52 (3): 457–467Google Scholar

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2003

Authors and Affiliations

  • C. Krestan
    • 1
  • H. Imhof
    • 1
  1. 1.Universitätsklinik für RadiodiagnostikViennaAustria

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