Bone Densitometry and Technical Information
Bone density measurement. In other words, it is the measurement method that determines the risk of brittle fracture. If osteoporosis is detected, medication follow-up is also performed with this device at a certain interval for the rate of utilization of the medicine taken by the person. The measurement is made within 1 minute. Since they do not feel a pain in osteoporosis, the problems of those who give up taking medications given are quietly increasing. For this reason, bone disease is called silent disease (osteoporosis). Osteoporosis is definitely not treatable. However, it is possible to stop at the place where it is due to early diagnosis and appropriate medication and living conditions.
Should I Measure Bone Densitometer?
If people start bone loss for any reason, they can not express these problems because they do not feel anything before they come to older ages and have pain and fracture problems. They often do not notice the collapse of their spines during their daily lives. Women and men between the ages of 20-45 must absolutely be checked once.
How often should I perform Bone Densitometer Measurement?
This depends entirely on the degree of loss of density in your bones, on the continuity of special conditions that lead to treatment and bone loss. Your doctor will follow you on this.