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ostitis

(ŏ-stītĭs)
n.
  1. Variant ofosteitis
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Historical Examples of ostitis

  • For a fuller description of the changes occurring in these forms of ostitis, see Chapter XI.

    Diseases of the Horse's Foot

    Harry Caulton Reeks

  • When the case is a serious one we have ample evidence to show that ostitis exists, and exists in a severe form.

    Diseases of the Horse's Foot

    Harry Caulton Reeks

  • Ostitis (ὀστέον, bone), or inflammation of bone, may be acute or chronic.