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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
Generalized bone demineralization  
Osteomalacia  
Osteopenia  
Osteoporosis +   
Osteoporosis is a systemic skeletal disease characterized by low bone density and microarchitectural deterioration of bone tissue with a consequent increase in bone fragility. According to the WHO criteria, osteoporosis is defined as a BMD that lies 2.5 standard deviations or more below the average value for young healthy adults (a T-score below -2.5 SD).
Patchy reduction of bone mineral density 
Patchy variation in bone mineral density  
Rickets +   

Synonyms
Alternate IDs: HP:0002774
Xrefs: EFO:0003882 ;   MESH:D010024 ;   SNOMEDCT_US:64859006 ;   UMLS:C0029456
Definition Sources: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-0736-9199, PMID:28293453

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