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Bone Densitometry: How to prepare for your DEXA scan - 02/2023
Bone Densitometry: How to prepare for your DEXA scan
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This handout explains bone densitometry (also called a DEXA scan), an exam to assess bone health and fracture risk. It includes how the scan works, how it is done, how to prepare for it, what to expect, and how to get the results.
University of Washington Medical Center
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