loss of calcium from the bones, causing them to become fragile
osteofibrosis os·te·o·fi·bro·sis (ŏs’tē-ō-fī-brō’sĭs)
Fibrosis of bone, mainly involving bone marrow.
[o-set-ik] /ɒˈsɛt ɪk/ adjective 1. . noun 2. the Indo-European, Iranian language of the . /ɒˈsɛtɪk/ adjective 1. of or relating to Ossetia, its people, or their language noun 2. the language of the Ossets, belonging to the East Iranian branch of the Indo-European family
[o-see-shuh n] /ɒˈsi ʃən/ adjective 1. Also, Ossetic. of, relating to, or characteristic of , a region in Caucasia, or the , the people living there. noun 2. an Osset.
- Osteogenetic fiber
osteogenetic fiber n. Any of the fibers in the osteogenetic layer.
- Osteogenic sarcoma
osteogenic sarcoma n. See osteosarcoma.