Osteoporosis - Symptoms
In the early stages of
osteoporosis, you probably won't have symptoms. As
the disease progresses, you may have symptoms related to weakened bones,
- Back pain.
- Loss of height and
curved upper back (dowager's hump).
bones (fractures) that might occur with a minor injury,
especially in the hip,
spine , and wrist.
- Compression fractures in the spine that may cause severe back pain. But sometimes
these fractures cause only minor symptoms or no symptoms at all.
WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise
July 30, 2013
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