If your doctor has ordered you to take a DEXA scan, you may be wondering what to expect. To put it simply, dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry (DEXA) scans are non-invasive scans used to measure bone mineral density to determine if there is any bone loss.
What is a DEXA scan?
A bone-density test is a fast and non-invasive way to determine the strength of your bones. The DEXA scan uses low energy x-rays to create detailed pictures of the body to determine bone loss. This test is commonly used to […]