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re·sorp·tion

 (rē-zôrp′shən, -sôrp′-)
n.
The act or process of resorbing.

resorption

(rɪˈsɔːpʃən)
n
1. the process of resorbing or the state of being resorbed
2. (Geological Science) geology the partial or complete remelting or dissolution of a mineral by magma, resulting from changes in temperature, pressure, or magma composition

re•sorp•tion

(rɪˈsɔrp ʃən, -ˈzɔrp-)

n.
the dissolution or assimilation of a substance, as bone tissue, by biochemical activity.
[1810–20; re- + (ab) sorption; compare French résorption]
re•sorp′tive (-tɪv) adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.resorption - the organic process in which the substance of some differentiated structure that has been produced by the body undergoes lysis and assimilation
biological process, organic process - a process occurring in living organisms
Translations

resorption

[rɪˈzɔːpʃən] Nresorción f

re·sorp·tion

n. resorción, pérdida total o parcial de un proceso, tejido o exudado por resultado de reacciones bioquímicas tales como lisis y absorción.

resorption

n reabsorción f
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Subjects were followed through 1-month postpartum and the effect on urinary cross-linked N-telopeptides (NTx) of type I collagen, a specific marker of bone resorption, was evaluated using an intent-to-treat analysis.
For example, the jaw bone resorption that can occur after patients lose teeth is avoided once dental implants are in place.
In the present work, bone resorption model was developed.
Washington, September 15 ( ANI ): As little as eight weeks of abstinence from alcohol can initiate correction of an imbalance between bone formation and resorption due to its toxic effects, a new study has claimed.
In this study, we examined the effect of Icariin on rapid palatal expansion induced root resorption in rats.
Currently the accepted term is pre-eruptive intra-coronal radiolucency/ resorption (PEIR).
Topical nitroglycerin ointment raises bone mineral density, cuts resorption, and alters bone structure so that bone strength is increased, according to results of a double-blind trial in 243 women.
I believe the authors have mistakenly labeled resorption lesions as dental caries.
The authors conclude that bone resorption and bone formation arc associated with increased BLLs among pre- and postmenopausal women.
There is some evidence indicating that vitamin K2 prevents bone resorption in ovariectomized rats, retards the increase in bone turnover in orchidectomized rats, ameliorates the increase in bone resorption and decrease in bone formation in sciatic neurectomized rats, and prevents the decrease in bone formation in glucocorticoid-treated rats.
Accelerated bone remodeling at menopause is mainly due to the increased levels of both bone resorption (up to 150%) and bone formation markers (up to 100%) leads to an imbalance in bone remodeling [1,2,3].
In addition, the study will evaluate the pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of inhaled Ostabolin-C, as well as the effect of inhaled Ostabolin-C on serum markers of bone formation and resorption.