calcinosis universalis

[ yōō′nə-vər-sālĭs ]

n.

Diffuse deposits of calcium salts in the skin and subcutaneous tissues, connective tissues, and other bodily sites.

Nearby words

  1. carbonization,
  2. carbonize,
  3. carbonless paper,
  4. carbonnade,
  5. carbonous,
  6. carbonyl chloride,
  7. carbonyl group,
  8. carbonylate,
  9. carbonylic,
  10. carboprost tromethamine


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