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A usually bacterial infection of bone and bone marrow in which the resulting inflammation can lead to a reduction of blood supply to the bone.
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(Pathology) inflammation of bone marrow, caused by infection
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os•te•o•my•e•li•tis(ˌɒs ti oʊˌmaɪ əˈlaɪ tɪs)
an inflammation of bone and bone marrow, usu. caused by bacterial infection.
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Infection of bone marrow and of the bone, usually caused by bacteria, resulting in inflammation.
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|Noun||1.||osteomyelitis - an inflammation of bone and bone marrow (usually caused by bacterial infection)|
osteitis - inflammation of a bone as a consequence of infection or trauma or degeneration
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osteomyelitis[ˌɒstɪəʊmaɪɪˈlaɪtɪs] N → osteomielitis f
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osteomyelitis[ˌɒstɪəʊˌmaɪɪˈlaɪtɪs] n → osteomielite f
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n. osteomielitis, infl. del hueso y de la médula ósea.
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osteomyelitisn osteomielitis f
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