Vigilance is needed for withdrawal fractures in patients given denosumab, according to South Australian endocrinologists whose patient experienced multiple early rebound fractures including some at non-vertebral sites. Dr Sunita De Sousa of the Endocrine and Metabolic Unit, Royal Adelaide Hospital, reports the case of a 70-year-old woman with postmenopausal osteoporosis who had nine vertebral and rib ...
Denosumab rebound fractures may occur soon after stopping
By Michael Woodhead
16 Oct 2018