osteomyelodysplasia

[ŏs′tē-ō-mī′ə-lō-dĭs-plāzhə]

n.

A disease characterized by enlargement of the marrow cavities of the bones, thinning of the osseous tissue, large thin-walled vascular spaces, leukopenia, and irregular fever.

Nearby words

  1. osteomalacic pelvis,
  2. osteomatoid,
  3. osteomere,
  4. osteometry,
  5. osteomyelitis,
  6. osteon,
  7. osteonecrosis,
  8. osteopath,
  9. osteopathia,
  10. osteopathia condensans


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