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n. pl. os·te·o·gen·e·ses (-sēz′)
The formation and development of bony tissue.

os′te·o·ge·net′ic (-ō-jə-nĕt′ĭk) adj.
os′te·og′e·nous (-ŏj′ə-nəs) adj.
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It has been postulated that bony spur on occipital condyle represents an acquired ossification of ligaments induced by the pulsation of the vertebral artery or an activation of existing osteogenetic potency in the craniovertebral region.
8) Considering the size of the graft and the time necessary for remodeling and formation of osteogenetic potential in the presented case, the decision was made to place the implants subsequently, at least after 6 months.

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