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The Value of Trabecular Bone Score in the Evaluation of Bone Quality in a Patient with Ankylosing Spondylitis

Mozhdeh Zabihiyeganeh 1 and Alireza Mirzaei 1 , *
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1 Bone and Joint Reconstruction Research Center, Shafa Orthopedic Hospital, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
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  • Shafa Orthopedic Journal: August 2017, 4 (3); e11450
  • Published Online: July 30, 2017
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: March 13, 2017
  • Revised: April 19, 2017
  • Accepted: July 6, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/soj.11450

To Cite: Zabihiyeganeh M, Mirzaei A. The Value of Trabecular Bone Score in the Evaluation of Bone Quality in a Patient with Ankylosing Spondylitis, Shafa Ortho J. 2017 ; 4(3):e11450. doi: 10.5812/soj.11450.

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