Osteoporosis vs Teriparatide - What's the difference?

osteoporosis | teriparatide |


As nouns the difference between osteoporosis and teriparatide

is that osteoporosis is (pathology) a disease, occurring especially in women following menopause, in which the bones become extremely porous and are subject to fracture while teriparatide is a recombinant form of parathyroid hormone, used in the treatment of some forms of osteoporosis.

osteoporosis

English

Noun

(wikipedia osteoporosis) (osteoporoses)
  • (pathology) A disease, occurring especially in women following menopause, in which the bones become extremely porous and are subject to fracture.
  • Derived terms

    * osteoporotic

    teriparatide

    English

    Noun

    (-) (wikipedia teriparatide)
  • A recombinant form of parathyroid hormone, used in the treatment of some forms of osteoporosis.