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Endocrinology

Dr. Samir Kailani

Osteoporosis? You have Options
Presented by
Dr. Samir Kailani
May 2013

 

 

 

 

 

 

Osteoporosis is a disease characterized by low bone mass and deterioration of bone tissue.  It can lead to back pain and an increased susceptibility to fractures.  It is a major threat to women who are 50 years of age and older, but it also affects one in five men.  In this lecture, Milford Regional endocrinologist, Samir Kailani, MD discusses how abnormal hormone levels can affect the bones and cause osteoporosis and what medications can be taken to avoid the more serious complications of the disease. 

 


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