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osteoporosis in the elderly

Primary osteoporosis refers to a systemic bone disease in which the volume of bone unit decreases, the microstructure of bone tissue degenerates, and the fragility of bone increases, so that fractures are prone to occur. The new definition emphasizes the importance of bone mass, bone loss, and bone structure. It not only includes osteoporosis of people who have fractured, but also includes potential fractures...

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