III. Causes: Nutrition

  1. Vitamin D Deficiency (very common in elderly)
    1. Community-dwelling elderly: 36% men, 47% women
    2. Long-term Care Residents: 80-100% Prevalence
  2. Alcoholism or Alcohol use more than 2 drinks per day
  3. Gastric Bypass Surgery
  4. Malabsorption syndromes (esp. Celiac Sprue)
  5. Malnutrition
  6. Vitamin A Excess
  7. Anorexia Nervosa (and Female Athlete Triad)
  8. Bulimia Nervosa
  9. Calcium deficiency (e.g. Hypercalciuria)

V. Causes: Malignancy

VI. Causes: Genetic Syndromes

VII. Causes: Neurologic

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Ontology: Secondary generalized osteoporosis (C0473771)

Concepts Acquired Abnormality (T020)
SnomedCT 240157009
English Second general osteoporosis, Secondary generalised osteoporosis, Secondary generalized osteoporosis, Secondary generalized osteoporosis (disorder)
Spanish osteoporosis generalizada secundaria (trastorno), osteoporosis generalizada secundaria