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121.The onset of type II osteoporosis usually begins at which of the following ages?
122.A person’s strongest predictor for loss of bone density is which of the following factors?
d.blood estrogen level
123.The development of osteoporosis in men typically occurs at what age in relation to the appearance of osteoporosis in women?
a.4 years earlier
b.about the same
c.3 years later
d.10 years later
124.A person’s highest bone density is achieved by around which of these ages?
125.What percentage of people with osteoporosis are female?
126.A lack of which of the following hormones accelerates bone loss?
127.How do antiresorptive drug treatments for osteoporosis primarily work?
a.by stimulating parathormone release
b.by inhibiting kidney excretion of calcium
c.by stimulating intestinal calcium absorption
d.by inhibiting the activities of the bone-degrading cells
128.How do anabolic drug treatments for osteoporosis chiefly work?
a.by stimulating estrogen release
b.by enhancing osteoblast activity
c.by stimulating calcium absorption
d.by reducing renal calcium excretion
129.Estrogen therapy for osteoporosis is often rejected because it may increase risk for which of the following illnesses?
130.Which of the following is known to be a risk factor for osteoporosis in men?
c.anabolic steroid use
d.low testosterone levels
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