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[os-tee-oh-puh-rot-ik] /ˌɒs ti oʊ pəˈrɒt ɪk/

adjective, Pathology.
of, relating to, or caused by .
suffering from .


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  • Osteoprogenitor cell

    osteoprogenitor cell os·te·o·pro·gen·i·tor cell (ŏs’tē-ō-prō-jěn’ĭ-tər) n. A mesenchymal cell that differentiates into an osteoblast. Also called preosteoblast.

  • Osteoradionecrosis

    [os-tee-oh-rey-dee-oh-nuh-kroh-sis, -ne-] /ˌɒs ti oʊˌreɪ di oʊ nəˈkroʊ sɪs, -nɛ-/ noun, Pathology. 1. bone tissue death induced by radiation. osteoradionecrosis os·te·o·ra·di·o·ne·cro·sis (ŏs’tē-ō-rā’dē-ō-nə-krō’sĭs, -ně-) n. Necrosis of bone caused by exposure to ionizing radiation.

  • Osteorrhaphy

    osteorrhaphy os·te·or·rha·phy (ŏs’tē-ôr’ə-fē) n. The surgical suturing or joining of fragments of broken bone, usually by wiring them together. Also called osteosuture.

  • Osteosarcoma

    [os-tee-oh-sahr-koh-muh] /ˌɒs ti oʊ sɑrˈkoʊ mə/ noun, plural osteosarcomas, osteosarcomata [os-tee-oh-sahr-koh-muh-tuh] /ˌɒs ti oʊ sɑrˈkoʊ mə tə/ (Show IPA). Pathology. 1. a malignant tumor of the bone. osteosarcoma os·te·o·sar·co·ma (ŏs’tē-ō-sär-kō’mə) n. A malignant bone tumor. Also called osteogenic sarcoma.

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