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Osteoporosis Test

Includes 5 tests
Vitamin D
Alkaline Phosphatase
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Sample type :

25 - Hydroxy Test (Vit. D3) Alkaline Phosphatase Serum EDTA

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Osteoporosis is a condition in which the bones become thin and weak. The osteoporosis test is a test that is used to measure the amount of bone loss that has occurred.

Osteoporosis is a disease that is diagnosed with an osteoporosis test. This test measures the density of your bones and can help to predict your risk of fractures.

Many factors, such as age, gender, family history, and lifestyle choices can affect when someone should get tested for osteoporosis. Some doctors may recommend that all women over the age of 65 get tested, while others may only suggest testing for women who are at high risk for the disease.

Osteoporosis is a condition in which bones become weak and fragile. The normal range for an osteoporosis test is -2.4 to -1.0. Anything lower than -2.4 indicates osteoporosis.

There are a few things you can do to lower your osteoporosis risk.

  • First, get plenty of calcium and vitamin D. You can do this by eating foods like yogurt, cheese, milk, and dark leafy greens. You can also take supplements.
  • Second, make sure you get enough exercise. Weight-bearing exercises like walking, running, and lifting weights help keep your bones strong.
  • Third, don’t smoke, and limit how much alcohol you drink. Smoking and drinking increase your risk for osteoporosis.
  • Fourth, talk to your doctor about whether you should take a bone-building medication. These can help lower your risk for osteoporosis if you’re at high risk for the disease.

Yes, it is safe to take an osteoporosis test.

Before having an osteoporosis test, there are a few things you can do to prepare and ensure an accurate result.

  • First, be sure to tell your doctor about any medications you are taking, as some can affect bone density.
  • And finally, try to refrain from doing any strenuous activity or lifting heavy objects in the 24 hours leading up to the test, as this can also impact results.

It is not required to fast for an osteoporosis test. However, if you have been fasting for another medical procedure, you may continue to do so.

Yes, home sample collection is available for Osteoporosis Test. One can opt for home collection while booking a test through Max Lab.

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