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A large multinuclear cell associated with the BONE RESORPTION. An odontoclast, also called cementoclast, is cytomorphologically the same as an osteoclast and is involved in CEMENTUM resorption.
The numerical value of osteoclasts in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of osteoclasts in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
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Denosumab also decreases bone resorption by inhibiting maturation of osteoclasts through binding to a receptor on the surface of 'pre-osteoclast cells,'.
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