What is the role of bone density screening in the workup of Klinefelter syndrome?

Updated: Mar 23, 2020
  • Author: Germaine L Defendi, MD, MS, FAAP; Chief Editor: Luis O Rohena, MD, MS, FAAP, FACMG  more...
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Bone density screening is recommended because androgen deficiency significantly increases the risk of osteopenia and osteoporosis.


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