porosis


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porosis

(pɔːˈrəʊsɪs)
n
(Medicine) med a porous condition of bones
Translations

po·ro·sis

n. porosis, formación de una cavidad.
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Camilla, who lost her mother and grandmother to osteoporosis, is the president of the National Osteo- porosis Society while Eugenie is a supporter of the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, where as a child she had undergone surgery to stop her from developing a curved spine.
The higher is our peak bone mass, the lesser are the chances of developing osteo porosis later in life," says Dr Sharma.
Other defects and causes have to be considered in the evaluation of vault porosis.
The equipment allows health staff to identify quicker whether a patient is likely to develop osteo- porosis, enabling them to start treatment sooner and reduce the risk of any further bone deterioration.