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... according to my latest CT scan for something else I have a biconcave compression fracture deformity of the L4-L5. This showed on a CT scan last year also. I have no pain and never have had. How can this be? Obviously there is a problem and I need to see someone about my osteo but do I see an endocrinologist or do I see a Dr that specializes in bone diseases including osteo. I... (0 replies)
... numbers below. Also I had a lumbar spin MRI and it said I have a minor fracture at T12 with some anterior wedging. The bone scan report also says there is evidence of "previous wedge compression fracture of T12". ... (1 replies)
Nov 30, 2007
... I think a DEXA scan is considered the "gold " standard for diagnosis. I had one by CT once that was called a osteo scan and the figures were much worse than 3 years later with the DEXA and I didn't do any meds. I am scheduled for my DEXA next month. My Dr. is not big on osteo meds, at least for me because of intestinal problems. He mentioned Forteo but I cannot afford it with... (14 replies)

... s for you. First of all....joint pain has been known to occur in people taking either Fosamax or Actonel. Second, in regards to your recent BMD......was ONLY the L4 lower? ... (7 replies)
... rayed my back and found a fracture of the T10 vertebrae. ... (5 replies)
... to these findings, there are linear foci of signal abnormality in multiple vertebral bodies worrisome for subacute compression deformities. ... (17 replies)
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Feb 21, 2004
... f my medical problem, not all but the main ones. LUMBAR SPINE, FIVER VIEWS. There is an L1 compression with anterior wedging of the upper endplates and anterior body, which is stable and unchanged from previous study of 15, January 2000. ... (11 replies)

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