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Difference between bone density and bone densitometry test - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hi doctor, may i know if bone density test and bone densitometry test are the same
Doctor :   yes
User :   how much does it cost
Doctor :   We will get back to you and let you know the details of the cost
User :   how is it done
Doctor :   Please confirm the details
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY
Doctor :   0000
User :   right
Doctor :   ok it is similar to Xray
User :   is it done in the leg, near the ankle or something
Doctor :   What is your problem
Doctor :   It is something related to a technical person
Doctor :   I am sorry I have no idea about this
Doctor :   I shall find out
Doctor :   there is separate catergory for radiographers who does this
User :   i had disc bulge and got treated and my doctor asked me to get the bone density done and today Lifeken people conducted the same test and i got it done, so only i wanted to know if it was the same
Doctor :   ok
User :   sorry for asking so many details doctor
Doctor :   how much did they charge you
Doctor :   for the test
User :   it was free check up
Doctor :   Where was it done?
User :   Lifeken medical stores Banaswadi
Doctor :   I think you may tell now, which part is it done?
User :   on the ankle,
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Thanks for the information
User :   ok doctor thank you so much
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