WHat can cause lucency of the bone ?

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Lucency of the bone is when a bone appears darker due to being less-calcified. This can be due to having not enough calcium in your diet. This can cause you to develop osteoporosis.
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Good question, can't find anything about it on the net and I never heard of it when taking anatomy so the lunecy might be the dr. When your daughter fell it caused the muscles in
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They are looking for how clear the bone is. Bones. Abnormalities of bone usually fall into one of the following categories: · Abnormal opacity. o decreased ( lucency) o increased
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Dan, "lucency" can be either normal or abnormal. It usually is used in regard to x-rays when it is called "radiolucency" or "radiolucent" meaning it
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lucency or opaqueness is the degree of "blackness" of a structure (bone or tissue) in a Radiograph. If bones becomes "darker" they loss calcium and become more
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Bone lucencies can be caused by a number of different things. Aging, for example, is a large factor in why it happens. It means that the bone is becoming darker ...
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