• Anil Bhansali
  • Yashpal Gogate


What is osteoporosis?


Bone Mineral Density Bone Resorption Fracture Risk Fragility Fracture Osteogenesis Imperfecta 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Anil Bhansali
    • 1
  • Yashpal Gogate
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of EndocrinologyPostgraduate Institute of Medical Education and ResearchChandigarhIndia
  2. 2.Harmony Health HubNasikIndia

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