Dual Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DXA)
DXA is most commonly used to measure the mineral content of the skeleton, for the diagnosis and follow up of osteoporosis, but can also measure the fat and lean soft tissue content of the body.
KeywordsBone Mineral Density Bone Density Areal Bone Mineral Density Lanthanum Carbonate Trabecular Bone Density
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