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What is the link between osteoporosis and stress fractures?

Faisal M. Mirza, MD
Orthopedic Surgery
Osteoporosis causes bone loss over time, leading to stress fractures, says orthopedic surgeon Faisal Mirza, MD, of Good Samaritan Hospital. Find out more, including how they affect female athletes, in this video.

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