Study explains higher fracture risk in women with diabetes

01/9/2012 | PhysiciansBriefing.com

Data on 60 postmenopausal women showed that those with type 2 diabetes mellitus had 13.3% larger holes within the trabecular bone network than those who do not have diabetes. The findings may explain the reason behind a higher fracture risk in women with diabetes, researchers reported in Arthritis Care & Research.

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