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Management of Pain in Osteoporosis

  • Reiner Bartl
  • Christoph Bartl
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Abstract

Pain has been reported in up to 62% of female patients with osteoporosis. There are various causes for pain in osteoporosis, including concurrent degenerative disc disease, osteoarthritis and vertebral fractures.

Keywords

Chronic pain Vertebral fracture Chronic phase Acute pain Bone marrow oedema 

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© Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  • Reiner Bartl
    • 1
  • Christoph Bartl
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Osteoporosis and Bone CenterMunichGermany
  2. 2.Center of Orthopaedics and Sports MedicineMunichGermany

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