Osteoporosis Tests

This guide to recommended nutritional tests by disease, lists those tests that are justified in current medical literature (basic profiles) and newer tests of a more specialist nature (advanced profiles) which may be appropriate for some patients. These are guidelines only and individual requirements will vary.

This page is still under construction. The following tests are those relevant tests performed by Biolab Medical Unit, and is not necessarily a comprehensive list of tests that may be required to assess a patient with this condition.

Click on the following links for further test information:


Bariatric Surgery (post) - annual screening

Fatty Acids - Erythrocytes

Gut Permeability profile

Hormone Profile - Comprehensive (dried urine DUTCH)

NTX - Collagen Type 1c Telopeptides

Osteoporosis Profile

Plasma Mineral Profile with Red Cell Magnesium

Sex Hormone & Metabolites Profile (dried urine DUTCH)

Tartrate-Resistant Acid Phosphatase(TRAP)

Vitamin D (25-hydroxy) profile

Vitamin K and PIVKAII profile