osteitis

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osteitis

[‚ä·stē′īd·əs]
(medicine)
Inflammation of bone.
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As far as medical terminology is concerned, many terms were used to describe this condition such as localized osteitis, alveolar osteitis, alveolitis, alveolitis sicca dolorosa, localized alveolar osteitis, fibrinolytic alveolitis, septic socket, necrotic socket, alveolagia.

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