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My sister broke hip 3 wk ago. I broke pelvis 1 wk ago. She took estrogen, is younger. What happened?

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Dr. Satinder Aggarwal
Internal Medicine

In brief: OSTEOPOROSIS

There are multiple reasons for osteoporosis.
Heredity, smoking exercise weight calcium vitamin d intake..Estrogen does decrease chances of osteoporosis, it may not be enough by itself.May have to add other different medications.Estrogen has its own side effects.

In brief: OSTEOPOROSIS

There are multiple reasons for osteoporosis.
Heredity, smoking exercise weight calcium vitamin d intake..Estrogen does decrease chances of osteoporosis, it may not be enough by itself.May have to add other different medications.Estrogen has its own side effects.
Dr. Satinder Aggarwal
Dr. Satinder Aggarwal
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Dr. Tarek Ezzeddine
Internal Medicine

In brief: More details

Bad luck or osteoporosis.

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Bad luck or osteoporosis.
Dr. Tarek Ezzeddine
Dr. Tarek Ezzeddine
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