Technical tests and examinations
Bone density measurement (osteodensitometry)
This is indicated in case of frequent fractures, e.g. due to osteoporosis. The bone density measurement can be performed in our surgery by means an enhanced form of x-ray technology called dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry (DXA or DEXA).
Ultrasound scan (sonography)
of the various glands, e.g. the thyroid gland.
Fine needle aspiration biopsy (FNA)
i.e. thyroid puncture to determine whether a thyroid lump or nodule is benign or malignant.