Osteoporosis (differential)

Last revised by Dr Daniel J Bell on 14 Jan 2022

The differential for osteoporosis includes:

NB: this is not the same as the differential for osteopenia, as osteoporosis is only one of several causes of osteopenia.

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Cases and figures

  • Case 1: mucopolysaccharidosis
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  • Case 2: Turner syndrome
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  • Case 3: pseudohypoparathyroidism
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  • Case 4: osteogenesis imperfecta
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