osteodystrophy

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Related to Hypertrophic osteodystrophy: Panosteitis
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Noun1.osteodystrophy - defective bone development; usually attributable to renal disease or to disturbances in calcium and phosphorus metabolism
dystrophy - any degenerative disorder resulting from inadequate or faulty nutrition
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os·te·o·dys·tro·phy

n. osteeodistrofia, hipertrofia múltiple degenerativa con formación defectiva del hueso;
n. osteocito, célula ósea desarrollada.
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Answer: Hypertrophic osteodystrophy (HOD) is a canine non-infectious inflammatory disease usually affecting large breed puppies between the ages of two and eight months.
The incidence of Nutritional Secondary Hyperparathyroidism (NSH) was highest (16.50%), followed by rickets (5.55%), premature closure of physis (2.50%), retained cartilage core (1.94%) and hypertrophic osteodystrophy (1.53%).

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