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Doctor insights on: Bone Structure Change

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Help can bone structure change during puberty?

Help can bone structure change during puberty?

Yes: Throughout your life your bones are constantly remodeling. It is during puberty that the growth plates of your bones slowly close and your bones stop growing longer. ...Read more

Bone (Definition)

Bone is a living growing tissue made mostly of collagen (protein that provides soft framework) & the mineral calcium phosphate that adds strength & hardens the framework. Two types of bone are found in the body; cortical (dense compact outer layer) & trabecular (makes up inner layer, ...Read more


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When in life do your facial bone structure change?

When in life do your facial bone structure change?

Facial development: The face grows through childhood, but is usually complete by late teen years. Girls complete this growth before boys. Girls are usually complete by 17 and boys by about 18. ...Read more

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Can bone structure be changed for example ecto to meso or it is genetic? Can exercise during puberty change it?

Can bone structure be changed for example ecto to meso or it is genetic? Can exercise during puberty change it?

Bone: At age 21 the bony growth is complete and the width and length of does not increase with exercise or medications. Body building exercises can increase the size of muscles and this will change your body shape ...Read more

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Can low testosterone in men cause masculine facial features/bone structure to change or become more female-like?

Can low testosterone in men cause masculine facial features/bone structure to change or become more female-like?

Be careful: The word "Low T" is pushed very hard by the big pharmaceutical industry for money. Beware of that. In men, low testosterone results in erectile difficulty, osteoporosis (bone weakness) and weakness. Men normally have lower testosterone as they age. The range of normal is large:300-1000 ng/ml so you need to talk with your doctor if there is an issue. Good luck. ...Read more

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What age do your facial bone structures start to change?

What age do your facial bone structures start to change?

Facial bone: The bones do not change appreciably. Soft tissue changes occur. ...Read more

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Can stem cells be used to change our bone structure? Any answers appreciated!

Can stem cells be used to change our bone structure? Any answers appreciated!

No: Enjoy and develop whatever Nature gave you. Photo Guy isn't complaining about 'having narrow shoulders.' ...Read more

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Can steroids or androstenediol change a male bone structure to a female bone structure? Any answers appreciated!

Bone structure: Please be very careful as you consider this change. Yes the change can take place to your advantage but it will not happen overnight.
Steroids are VERY bad for skeletal health unless properly prescribed and managed. ...Read more

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Effect of root canals on bone structure. I have 5 root canals. And my face structure kind of changed. I'm a 20 male.

Effect of root canals on bone structure. I have 5 root canals. And my face structure kind of changed. I'm a 20 male.

None: No change in facial structure from root canals.
At your age, facial structure changes due to developmental changes. ...Read more

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How can plastic surgery change your bones/structure?

How can plastic surgery change your bones/structure?

Nasal surgery: For instance if you nose is something that bothers you the noes can be adjusted to make it more narrow. ...Read more

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Is there a way to find out my bone structure size?

Is there a way to find out my bone structure size?

See below: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run labs or other tests. That's the only way he/she can find out what's going on and what to do about it. ...Read more

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When can a dr predict my baby's sex by bone structure?

When can a dr predict my baby's sex by bone structure?

Fetal Gender: One's baby's bone structure is in no way how gender is predicted. The gender is predicted by ultrasound observation of the direct genital anatomy. ...Read more

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There is difference between male and female bone structures. I although being a male have female bone structure after age 15.Can it be reversed. Please.

Confused: For similar size & proportion male v female comparison, male tends to have more bone density/mass, pelvis is shaped differently, they tend to be taller so proportions may vary some--but not substantial differences in the most people, which is a good thing, since no, cannot be changed as chromosomally derived. Have faith you are shaped how you were designed to be and god does not make mistakes. ...Read more

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How can I alter my facial bone structure?

How can I alter my facial bone structure?

Facial plastic MD: You should see a facial plastic surgeon to discuss options. These include; dermal fillers or fat injections that can be injected over the facial bones or fat pads to enhance your excisting facial bony structure. These procedures can give a very natural enhancement when done correctly. You could also consider cheek or chin implants places over the bone to augment these structures. ...Read more

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I'm 5'7" & 62 with large bone structure, what is an average weight for me?

I'm 5'7" & 62 with large bone structure, what is an average weight for me?

Check out these: Links. Take care! Http://www. Rush. Edu/rumc/page-1108048103230.html. Http://www. Livestrong. Com/article/298631-the-ideal-body-weight-for-large-boned-people/#page=1. ...Read more

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I do have a lot of calcium in my diet. Will that affect my baby's bone structure?

I do have a lot of calcium in my diet. Will that affect my baby's bone structure?

Yes: Having a diet rich in calcium is ideal for the bone structure and health of both mom and baby. If you don't eat many calcium-rich foods, a calcium supplement may be helpful. ...Read more

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How can "frames" work (bones size/structure)?

Subscience: The whole 'ideal weight' / 'what kind of frame' is subscience. 'Light framed' people can overlap thumb and index finger tips wrapped around a wrist; 'heavy framed' can't touch them. Ignore all this business. Stay physically fit and reasonably trim and you've done yourself a huge favor. ...Read more

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Can losing weight display more facial bone structure?

Can losing weight display more facial bone structure?

Yes: Just like any other part of your body your face "gains weight" your facial structure can become more defined with weight loss. ...Read more

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Grandma is awesome. Effect of diet vs walking on her bone health, and structure?

Grandma is awesome. Effect of diet vs walking on her bone health, and structure?

Both important: Adequate calcium and vitamin d along with regular weight bearing exercise (like walking) are the cornerstones of maintaining bone health. Balanced meals, adequate rest, and avoiding smoking and alcohol are also important. ...Read more

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Are there abnormalities with your bone structure that could make you have an unstable gait?

Gait: Sure. Your legs could be different lengths. You might have some spur formation where the nerves exit your lower spinal column putting pressure on those nerves. You could have a stress fracture. ...Read more

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Cant tell if bump in neck is part of my bone structure or something bad. Not clearly visible but u can feel it. Not sure if it was there before or not

Unsure: Sorry, but only way to really know would be to see and evaluate you. Imaging might also be helpful if needed. You're going to need to see a doctor to help answer this question for you. Sorry cannot be more helpful. Best of luck with this. Dr. R ...Read more

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