Body mass index and gynecological factors as determinants of bone mass in healthy Moroccan women.
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Apr 20, 2007
Bone loss in women older than 40 is a function of aging, parity and years since menopause; and there is a definite bone-protective effect of body mass weight. Further studies are required to evaluate the role of these parameters in the fracture risk.
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