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Do men ever get osteoporosis?

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Dr. PHILIP WALLER
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: Yes

Men definitely get osteoporosis.
In healthy men, by the age of 65 and older the incidence of osteoporosis is essentially the same as a woman. In fact as men age they develop a higher death rate following hip fractures then women. Men need bone density testing also.

In brief: Yes

Men definitely get osteoporosis.
In healthy men, by the age of 65 and older the incidence of osteoporosis is essentially the same as a woman. In fact as men age they develop a higher death rate following hip fractures then women. Men need bone density testing also.
Dr. PHILIP WALLER
Dr. PHILIP WALLER
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