|OBO ID: DOID:0060343|
|Term Name:||glucocorticoid-induced osteoporosis||Search Ontology:|
|Definition:||An osteoporosis caused by chronic glucocorticoid use. Glucocorticoids impair the replication, differentiation and function of osteoblasts and induce the apoptosis of mature osteoblasts and osteocytes; the also favor osteoclastogenesis leading to an increase in bone resorption. (2)|
|Ontology:||Human Disease (DOID:0060343)|
|is a type of:||
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