Osteoporosis is a disease that causes a reduction in bone density, causing them to become weak and brittle and more likely to fracture.
An x-ray of a healthy rabbit (left) and a rabbit showing osteoporotic changes and dental disease (right)
© David Perpiñán
Sign up now to start a free trial to access all Vetlexicon articles, images, sounds and videos, or Login
Anaesthesia in rabbits
Computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging
Exercise - keeping your rabbit fit
Feeding your rabbit
Xray and Ultrasound
Want more related items, why not contact us
Use of supraglottic airway device (V-gel)
Emergency first aid
Laparoscopy equipment: intra-operative position - diagram
Medial patella desmotomy/lateral retinacular imbrication: diagram
Lateral fabelloligament suture placement: diagram
Lateral fabellopatellar suture placement: diagram
Trochlear wedge sulcopasty: diagram
Patella luxation 02: AP radiograph
Patella luxation 01: LL radiograph
Osteoporosis: lateral radiograph
We have an ever growing content library on Vetlexicon so if you ever find we haven't covered something that you need please fill in the form below and let us know!
To show you are not a Bot please can you enter the number showing adjacent to this field
Receive latest Vetlexicon news and updates by signing up to our mailing list.
Start your free trial
Access the world’s largest online veterinary resources, written by leading experts for 14 days.
During your free trial you can:
With over 27,000 peer-reviewed resources at your fingertips, why hesitate, start your free trial today.
If you would like to receive a complimentary trial across your entire clinic/practice/team, please complete the practice form opposite and submit then a member of our team will be in touch to arrange this for you.