2 doctors weighed in:
What is bone mineral density testing?
2 doctors weighed in

Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Dexa scan
It is a radiologic test, x-ray procedure, to examine the bone density and is used in forecasting the risk of fractures.

In brief: Dexa scan
It is a radiologic test, x-ray procedure, to examine the bone density and is used in forecasting the risk of fractures.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Adam Smith
Board Certified,
13 years in practice
382K people helped
Continue
107,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors