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Premium Questions

Dr. Ivo Ditah MD

I am 74, so why do I need to have a DEXA scan? I already took Fosamax and can no longer take it. So if I have osteoporosis , so what? What treatment is there? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivo Ditah ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Rakesh Karanwal MD

I have been diagnosed with Hashimotos and put on 50 of Synthroid . I also had a bad Dexa scan which ... out by the handful, my bones and joints ache, I have no appetite, I've lost 15 pounds in 15 weeks... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakesh Karanwal ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.         Sunil Kumar Srivastava MD

I had a DEXA bone scan and the results were sent to me tonight by computer . It stated I had osteochondropathy disorder. What is this and what do I need to do next ? ... I am having chemo for breast cancer ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sunil Kumar Srivastava ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.  Deepak Sundriyal MD

density scan(DEXA). Is it safe for me? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepak Sundriyal ( Oncologist)
Dr. Klarida Papaqako MD

Will osteoarthritis show up on a dexascan? View answer

Answered by : Dr. Klarida Papaqako ( General & Family Physician)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Narayan Hulse MD

For a person who has vericos veins, arthritis( knee area) & weak muscles(legs), how does dexa scan help ? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Narayan Hulse ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Hardik Sanghvi MD

Can a dexa scan show if cancer is in the bones? My husband has advanced prostate cancer,did radi ... daily with little relief,had a bone scan that one Dr says showed alittle uptake in hips,but the only... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hardik Sanghvi ( Hematologist)
Dr. Vivek Chail MD

. As a result I had a base line dexa scan this morning. The radiographer asked if I had pains in my spine ... tumour. Can a dexa scan pick up bone cancer? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vivek Chail ( Radiologist)
Dr.  Vivek Chail MD

I am 63, 5 2 (have lost an inch) and weigh 143. I have been taking Fosamax for many years and have osteoporosis. I have now been told that my dexascan from a month ago is abnormal. I will not be able to see my dr. about it... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vivek Chail ( Radiologist)
Dr. Vivek Chail MD

let me know difference between MRI AND DEXA SCAN Dear Dr i am Diagnosed Asteoporosis patient as i am taking tegratol from 20 years and Dr suggested me DEXA scan test Now pls let me know ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vivek Chail ( Radiologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Manisha Gopal MD

yes, you can get a bone densitometry and dexa scan for that of the bones of concerned area. Dr. M. Gopal

Dr. Mukesh Chugh MD

hi i have gone through your query.normally it occurs due to diietary deficiency and lack of excercise,nothing much to worry about. .i would suggest you to take oral drugs{ bisphosphonates,vit.D. and calcium supplements}...

Dr. Tanvir Sahsi MD

The best test for osteoporosis is DEXA scan which measures the bone mineral density by a machine that uses low levels of X-rays to determine the proportion of mineral contained in your bones. During...