Bone Densitometry utilizes specialized X-rays and techniques to analyze the Bone Mineral Density (BMD), that is, the strength and thickness of bones. The bones of the hip and spine, and in some cases the forearm, are most commonly scanned through this test. There are various techniques that are applied for this test. The most commonly […]
The body can lose too much bone and become weak and brittle. This makes one vulnerable to falls and fractures. Learn more about osteoporosis here.