osteochondritis

[ os-tee-oh-kon-drahy-tis ]
/ ˌɒs ti oʊ kɒnˈdraɪ tɪs /

noun Pathology.

inflammation of bone and cartilage.

Nearby words

  1. osteoarthropathy,
  2. osteoarthrosis,
  3. osteoblast,
  4. osteoblastoma,
  5. osteocartilaginous,
  6. osteochondritis deformans juvenilis,
  7. osteochondritis deformans juvenilis dorsi,
  8. osteochondritis dissecans,
  9. osteochondrodystrophy,
  10. osteochondroma

Origin of osteochondritis


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Medicine definitions for osteochondritis

osteochondritis

[ ŏs′tē-ō-kŏn-drītĭs ]

n.

Inflammation of a bone along with its cartilage.

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