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DEXA Scan (tests)
DEXA SCAN DEFINITION The dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry scan (also known as the DEXA scan or the DXA scan) is a bone density test that determined whether or not you have osteoporosis. This is a test that uses dual x-rays with different energy levels to measure the grams of calcium and other more...
Literally translated, osteoporosis means porous bones, which affects the structure, strength, and integrity of bones. Bones afflicted with osteoporosis are subject to becoming brittle which break easily as well as hinder a patient’s ability to stand, walk, or be active for long periods of time. While the majority of cases more...