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Posted by: Jenny | 2011/08/18

osteoporosis

did a bone density scan-see they have my wrong race and weight-will this affect the reading-if so must i repeat the scan
thanks

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Jenny

The wrong race and weight will not have an effect on the bone density scan but it can influence the way that the results are interpreted. Make sure to convey the correct information to your doctor. You do not have to repeat the scan.

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