Which GI disorders may be reported in the history of patients with osteoporosis report?

Updated: Jan 20, 2021
  • Author: Rachel Elizabeth Whitaker Elam, MD, MSc; Chief Editor: Herbert S Diamond, MD  more...
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Patients with osteoporosis may report lactose intolerance or celiac sprue. Celiac sprue has been shown to be associated with osteoporosis in approximately 5% of cases.

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