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Disease Osteoporosis, Postmenopausal

Name Osteoporosis, Postmenopausal
Synonyms Bone Losses, Perimenopausal | Bone Losses, Postmenopausal | Bone Loss, Perimenopausal | Bone Loss, Postmenopausal | Osteoporoses, Postmenopausal | Osteoporoses, Post-Menopausal | Osteoporosis, Post Menopausal | Osteoporosis, Post-Menopausal | Perimenopausal Bone Loss | Perimenopausal Bone Losses | Postmenopausal Bone Loss | Postmenopausal Bone Losses | Postmenopausal Osteoporoses | Post-Menopausal Osteoporoses | Postmenopausal Osteoporosis | Post-Menopausal Osteoporosis
Definition Metabolic disorder associated with fractures of the femoral neck, vertebrae, and distal forearm. It occurs commonly in women within 15-20 years after menopause, and is caused by factors associated with menopause including estrogen deficiency.
Categories Musculoskeletal disease
MeSH® ID D015663

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DiseasesMusculoskeletal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Bone Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Bone Diseases, Metabolic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Osteoporosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Osteoporosis, Postmenopausal Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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