osseous hydatid cyst

n.

A hydatid cyst found in the long bones or the pelvic arch that grows in an uncontrolled fashion, breaking the bone and eventually spreading to new sites.

Nearby words

  1. osseo-,
  2. osseocartilaginous,
  3. osseomucin,
  4. osseous,
  5. osseous ampulla,
  6. osseous labyrinth,
  7. osseous lacuna,
  8. osseously,
  9. osset,
  10. ossetia


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