What Are The Symptoms Of Osteoporosis?

Dr. Simi Paknikar
Medically Reviewed by Dr. Simi Paknikar, MD
Last Updated on Sep 24, 2014
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What Are The Symptoms Of Osteoporosis?

Symptoms are absent in the early stages of osteoporosis.

No noticeable symptoms are found in the early stages of osteoporosis. The presence of the disease is realized only after a bone fracture.

Symptoms occurring late in the disease include -

  • Fractures of vertebrae, wrists, or hips after a fall
  • Pain in the neck or back
  • Loss of height over several years and a stooped posture

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