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os·te·i·tis

 (ŏs′tē-ī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of bone or bony tissue.

osteitis

(ˌɒstɪˈaɪtɪs) or

osteitides

n
(Medicine) inflammation of a bone
osteitic adj

os•te•i•tis

(ˌɒs tiˈaɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of bone.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.osteitis - inflammation of a bone as a consequence of infection or trauma or degeneration
osteitis deformans, Paget's disease - a disease of bone occurring in the middle aged and elderly; excessive bone destruction sometimes leading to bone pain and fractures and skeletal deformities
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
Translations

os·te·i·tis

n. osteítis, ostitis, infl. de un hueso;
___ fibrosa cystica___ fibrosa cística,con degeneración fibrosa y manifestación de quistes y nódulos en el hueso.

osteitis

n osteítis f; — fibrosa cystica osteítis fibrosa quística
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Pseudohypoparathyroidism with osteitis fibrosa cystica: direct demonstration of skeletal responsiveness to parathyroid hormone in cells cultured from bone.
Martell, underwent six prior unsuccessful cervical explorations and had severe osteitis fibrosa cystica until the ectopic gland was removed by a transsternal approach (1).
In addition to osteomalacia, this patient likely had osteitis fibrosa cystica or brown tumor changes on the basis of high PTH concentrations, which may have existed for a long time and are frequently associated with bone pain.
The brown tumor also known as osteitis fibrosa cystica or Von Recklinghausen's disease of bone is a reactive nonneoplastic giant cell lesion associated with hyperparathyroidism.
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Osteitis fibrosa cystica: the case of a nine year old girl who also exhibitis precocious puberty, multiple pigmentation of the skin and hyper thyroidism.