Osteoporosis (differential)

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.

Article information

rID: 12308
Section: Gamuts
Tag: refs, refs
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Causes of osteoporosis
  • Differential diagnosis of osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis (differential diagnosis)

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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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