periostitis

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per·i·os·ti·tis

 (pĕr′ē-ŏs-tī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the periosteum.

per′i·os·tit′ic (-tĭt′ĭk) adj.

periostitis

(ˌpɛrɪɒˈstaɪtɪs)
n
(Anatomy) inflammation of the periosteum
periostitic adj
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2) Another kind of periosteal reaction, represented by proliferative periostitis, was superimposed on the outer table of the occipital and parietal bones.
Contrary to what occurs in the proliferative periostitis, in the porous periostitis the bone reaction extends onto the suture lines.
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