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Bone health and multiple sclerosis.

Abstract:

People with multiple sclerosis (MS) have many reasons to have low bone mineral density and an increased fracture risk. Osteoporosis is a major cause of morbidity and mortality, and is more common in people with MS than the general population. A number of studies have examined the relationship between multiple sclerosis and reduced bone mineral density. In this topical review we seek to address the risk of low bone mineral density, osteoporosis and fractures associated with MS, and make practi...

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10.1177/1352458512453362

Authors


Ramagopalan, S More by this author
Giovannoni, G More by this author
Journal:
Multiple sclerosis (Houndmills, Basingstoke, England)
Volume:
18
Issue:
11
Pages:
1522-1528
Publication date:
2012-11-05
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EISSN:
1477-0970
ISSN:
1352-4585
URN:
uuid:5a4ebd6c-3a41-4ca2-8419-c7fef0e9f9ac
Source identifiers:
341293
Local pid:
pubs:341293

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