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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
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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 .

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Positive feedback will be appreciated .

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