Osteoporosis is a bone disease leading to an increased risk of fracture.
Osteoporosis is most common in women after menopause, when it is called postmenopausal osteoporosis, but may develop in men and premenopausal women in the presence of particular hormonal disorders and other chronic diseases or as a result of smoking and medications.
Osteoporosis itself has no specific symptoms; its main consequence is the increased risk of bone fractures.
Individuals who have an abnormal calcium, phosphorus, and/or parathyroid hormone level or if you have evidence of bone disease or bone weakness.
This panel is complementary to Bone Density testing and in no way meant to replace this common screening method.
Estimated Turn Around For Results:
2-10 Business Days
For an exact turnaround time for results, please contact us at Personalabs and we will contact the lab on your behalf as turnaround times vary depending on testing location or lab testing provider.