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Osteogenic sarcoma

osteogenic sarcoma n.
See osteosarcoma.


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  • Osteogenous

    [os-tee-uh-jen-uh-sis] /ˌɒs ti əˈdʒɛn ə sɪs/ noun 1. the formation of bone. /ˌɒstɪəʊˈdʒɛnɪsɪs/ noun 1. the formation of bone osteogenous os·te·og·e·nous (ŏs’tē-ŏj’ə-nəs) adj. Osteogenic. osteogenesis os·te·o·gen·e·sis (ŏs’tē-ə-jěn’ĭ-sĭs) n. Formation and development of bony tissue. Also called osteogeny.

  • Osteohalisteresis

    osteohalisteresis os·te·o·hal·i·ste·re·sis (ŏs’tē-ō-hāl’ĭ-stə-rē’sĭs, -hā-lĭs’tə-) n. A loss or deficiency of the mineral constituents of bone resulting in softening of the bones.

  • Osteoid

    [os-tee-oid] /ˈɒs tiˌɔɪd/ adjective 1. resembling bone; bonelike. 2. having a skeleton of bones. /ˈɒstɪˌɔɪd/ adjective 1. of or resembling bone; bony osteoid os·te·oid (ŏs’tē-oid’) adj. Resembling bone. n. The bone matrix, especially before calcification.

  • Osteoid osteoma

    osteoid osteoma n. A painful benign tumor usually originating in one of the bones of the lower extremities and characterized by a nidus composed of vascularized connective tissue and osteoid material and surrounded by a large zone of thickened bone.

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