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... :confused::confused:Thanks in advance for any help/advice or to anyone who just simply takes the time to read this :-). I'm 29 yrs old, female and have been diagnosed with severe osteoporosis (t-score is -3.2). I have had pain in my bones and joints for almost 4 yrs now. Initially I had pain in my left groin area (thought I had just pulled a muscle), but when the pain didn't... (4 replies)
... then how do you know if you are really severe or not, if the scan is slightly off. ... (18 replies)
... Hi everyone, I am about to start taking my forteo injections on July 12th, I have been told I have severe osteoporosis, what is the difference between having osteoporosis and having severe osteoporosis? ... (18 replies)

... I have more faith in the 2003 DEXA scores which weren't as severe as the 2005 DEXA scores because the 2003 and 2006 DEXA scores were done on digital DEXA scanners and the 2005 was done on a DEXA scanner in a doctor's office. ... (18 replies)
... Your question about severe osteoporosis is a good one, since I've heard differing opinions on this. ... (18 replies)
... Your question about severe osteoporosis is a good one, since I've heard differing opinions on this. ... (18 replies)
... Does anyone know what T score indicates "severe Osteoporosis"? ... (18 replies)
... re in underweight women than in average or even slightly overweight women. ANd last, she must do weight bearing exercises. There is a book called Exercises for Osteoporosis which I would highly recommend for her. ... (13 replies)
Confusing results
Mar 13, 2012
... The t score measures your density along side that of a young adult with "normal" density. the z score is against women your own age. Not a fair way to measure, but it how they set it up. ... (21 replies)
... Hi rena1054: "Normal bone: T-score better than -1. Osteopenia: T-score between -1 and -2.5 Osteoporosis: T-score less than -2.5 Established (severe established). (World Health Org 2006-Washington Edu)" It sounds like your mom is doing great, but you would think there's a reason for the dr suggesting fosamax. See how... (6 replies)
... Hi, I noticed that you said your T-score is -4.5. My mother has a T-score of -3.7 in her spine and -2.5 in her hip. She started taking Acetol once a week (at 35mg) about 2 months ago. She always feels sick and "flu-like" the first few days. You said you left all your medications. Isnt this risky at -4.5 T-score? Where do you have the -4.5? In your back, hip etc?? Any advice... (13 replies)
... was his worst score tho. ... (28 replies)
... She is very thin. About 5'1 and 115 lb!!! She also has a duodenal ulcer and very bad anemia. She is going to go on the yearly osteoporosis treatment now. ... (1 replies)
... My understanding was that osteoporosis was termed "severe" only if you had had a prior fracture. ... (2 replies)
... With celiac disease all I can do is not eat gluten, but with osteoporosis it is conceivable I can make it better. With that in mind I have started walking 2.2 miles a day which is making my back feel stronger. ... (0 replies)
... Mine are very close to yours, plus my hips are really bad too. I was diagnosed as severe at 22, but I've got a bone disease, so I guess osteoperosis is almost expected. ... (17 replies)
... so am interested in whatever you find out. I know there is something called a z score to compare with same sex peers. ... (2 replies)
... areas of t score. ... (17 replies)
... yes, but it has shown some great results for patients with they severe osteo as you describe. ... (6 replies)
... I am 22 yrs old , have a T score of -2.8, is this severe and should it be treated and if so how soon (2 replies)

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