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Lack of calcium

I have weak bones and feel lack of calcium in my body. Which test should I undertake- a full body check-up or see a specialized doctor?
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Dr. Anil Kumar Jain
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Hello there.  I can understand your concern. I think it would be better if you meet a physician first becaude after examining you, he would be having a better idea as to what tests are required. Usually calcium, phosphorous, vit b12, vit d levels are done along with a Complete haemogram. Best regards. Dr. Anil kumar jain. Bangalore.
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Dr. B Rajashekar
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HELLO GET DEXA SCAN OF THE BONE ,SERUM CALCIUM LEVEL DONE COMPLETE HAEMOGRAM DONE THEN CONSULT A PHYSICIAN AND DECIDE BYE
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Dr. Prashant Kini
General Endocrinologist 10 yrs exp Mumbai
Get your calcium and vit d levels checked
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serum ionized calcium serum vit D
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Dr. Raman Kumar
General Physician 17 yrs exp Ghaziabad
If it is your personal assessment, take professional opinion. There are several reasons for weakness.  At the 31 years of age we do not expect osteoporosis and weak bones. Get a physician examination done before going very for tests.
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Dr. Pradipt Ranjan Sahoo
General Physician 14 yrs exp Bhubaneswar
Common tests required to know the status of bone are- Serum calcium, phosphorus, Vit D3,Vit B12. BMD(Bone Mineral Density). But even if u do these tests,u will not able to interpret the results. Any bone disorder has to be ruled out. I advise you to Consult General Physician.
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Dr. Pratyush Kumar Mishra
General Physician 1 yrs exp Patna
You should consult your physician so that relevant tests could be done after proper evaluation. Usually Serum calcium, S. phosphorus, S. Albumin and Vitamin D levels are the basic tests u may get it done.
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