calcinosis

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cal·ci·no·sis

 (kăl′sə-nō′sĭs)
n.
An abnormal condition in which calcium salts are deposited in a part or tissue of the body.

[calc(i)- (influenced by calcine) + -osis.]

calcinosis

(ˌkælsɪˈnəʊsɪs)
n
(Pathology) the abnormal deposition of calcium salts in the tissues of the body

cal•ci•no•sis

(ˌkæl səˈnoʊ sɪs)

n.
an abnormal condition characterized by the deposit of calcium salts in various tissues of the body.
[1925–30]
Translations

cal·ci·no·sis

n. calcinosis, presencia de sales cálcicas en la piel, los tejidos subcutáneos y los órganos.

calcinosis

n calcinosis f
References in periodicals archive ?
Other entities that can have similar imaging findings and that should be considered in the differential diagnosis of Tumoral Calcinosis include: Calcinosis Universalis, Calcinosis Cirumscripta, Calcific Tendonitis, Synovial Osteochondromatosis, Synovial Sarcoma, Osteosarcoma, Myossitis Ossificans, Tophaceous Gout and Calcific Myonecrosis.
3) Calcinosis universalis where calcium is deposited in skin and this forms multiple nodules or plaques that occur mainly in children and are associated in about half of the cases with manifestations of scleroderma or dermato myositis.
Terranova M, Amato L, Palleschi GM, Massi D, Fabbri P: A case of idiopathic calcinosis universalis.