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Title
Screening for Osteoporosis and Colon Cancer Under Medicare
First Author
Adler, Gerald S.
Date of Pub
2002 Summer
Pages
189-200
Volume
23
Issue
4
Other Authors
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Abstract
Osteoporosis, a disease in which the bones lose mineral content and weaken, is a primary cause of disabling fractures in the elderly, mostly in females. Low bone density can be detected by X-ray and other radiographic techniques, as well as by ultrasound.
Abstract Continued
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NTIS Number
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