osteitis deformans


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Related to osteitis deformans: osteogenesis imperfecta, Paget's disease, rickets, rheumatoid arthritis

osteitis deformans

(dɪˈfɔːmənz)
n
(Pathology) another name for Paget's disease1
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Noun1.osteitis deformans - a disease of bone occurring in the middle aged and elderly; excessive bone destruction sometimes leading to bone pain and fractures and skeletal deformities
osteitis - inflammation of a bone as a consequence of infection or trauma or degeneration
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Kemigin Paget hastaligi (PH) ilk defa 1876 yilinda Sir James Paget tarafindan, kemigin kronik bir inflamasyonu olarak tanimlanmis ve osteitis deformans olarak isimlendirilmistir (1).
Kemigin Paget hastaligi (KPH) osteitis deformans olarak da bilinen, bati toplumlarinda osteoporozdan sonra ikinci siklikta gorulen bir kemik hastaligidir.
It can even treat osteitis deformans or the Paget's disease of the bone, bone metastasis and multiple myeloma.