osteonecrosis

[ ŏs′tē-ō-nə-krōsĭs ]

n.

Necrosis of bone.

Nearby words

  1. osteomere,
  2. osteometry,
  3. osteomyelitis,
  4. osteomyelodysplasia,
  5. osteon,
  6. osteopath,
  7. osteopathia,
  8. osteopathia condensans,
  9. osteopathia striata,
  10. osteopathic


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