2009
DOI: 10.1590/s0482-50042009000400007
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Abstract: ABSTRACTIntroduction: Men osteoporosis remains poorly diagnosed. The objective of this study was to measure bone mineral density (BMD) and the prevalence of osteoporosis in a group of men. Patients and methods: 151 men (ages 50-93 years) in good health, from an outpatient clinic for routine urologic evaluation performed the measurement of bone density of lumbar spine and femoral regions. Results: Age had a negative influence on femoral neck BMD and T-Score (rs = 0.49 and 0.73, respectively, P ≤ 0.0001) using … Show more

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