[Diagnostic imaging of osteoporosis: special reference to diagnosis by radiography and DXA].

@article{Fukunaga2001DiagnosticIO,
  title={[Diagnostic imaging of osteoporosis: special reference to diagnosis by radiography and DXA].},
  author={Masaharu Fukunaga and Teruki Sone and Nobuyuki Ohtsuka and Kiyohisa Nagai},
  journal={Clinical calcium},
  year={2001},
  volume={11 1},
  pages={36-41}
}
Primary osteoporosis is diagnosed by diagnostic criteria, eg. whether non-traumatic vertebral body is or not, or the severity of low bone mass. As a diagnostic imaging of osteoporosis, grading of radiographic osteopenia, and Singh index in the upper end of femur are well-known. Vertebral fracture associated with osteoporosis shows wedge, fish or flat… CONTINUE READING