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How is a bone density test preformed? My doc has ordered a

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How is a bone density test preformed? My doc has ordered a DXA and axial skeleton. do you need to undress for these tests? thanks
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Abid replied 1 year ago.
Hi there ...You will not be undress and it is just like X ray procedure , and is used to measure bone minerals quantity and to determine your risk of osteoporosis and chances to develop fracture in future .Regards ***** ***** will be appreciated .Thanks .