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Can i get an inaccurate reading from the heel bone density test?

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In brief: Bone density

Any test can give an inaccurate reading , especially the pharmacy located devices.
See your family doc for a more accurate test that usually takes place at the hip area

In brief: Bone density

Any test can give an inaccurate reading , especially the pharmacy located devices.
See your family doc for a more accurate test that usually takes place at the hip area
Dr. Thomas Inwood
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Dr. Deborah Sculco
More accurate bone density scans would include the spine, hip and femur
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