Definitions for osteodystrophy

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  1. osteodystrophy(noun)

    defective bone development; usually attributable to renal disease or to disturbances in calcium and phosphorus metabolism

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  1. osteodystrophy(Noun)

    Any abnormal or defective development of a bone

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  1. Osteodystrophy

    Osteodystrophy is a general term for a dystrophic growth of the bone. It is defective bone development that is usually attributable to renal disease or to disturbances in calcium and phosphorus metabolism. One form is renal osteodystrophy.


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