What is the surgical treatment of osteoporosis?

Updated: Jan 20, 2021
  • Author: Rachel Elizabeth Whitaker Elam, MD, MSc; Chief Editor: Herbert S Diamond, MD  more...
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There may be an increased risk of fractures involving adjacent vertebrae if therapies including vertebroplasty or kyphoplasty were used in the management of painful osteoporotic fractures [145, 146]


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