65 year old postmenopausal African American female presents for an initial DXA scan. BMI is 27.1 and there are no risk factors by FRAX.
- What is your diagnosis from the hip DXA scan?
- Why is there a discrepancy between BMD in the total hip and the femoral neck?
- For an African-American female to which database is the patient compared for the T-score and the Z-score?
- What would you recommend?