osteolysis


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osteolysis

[‚äs·tē′äl·ə·səs]
(medicine)
Degeneration of bone tissue.
(physiology)
Resorption of bone.
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Alterations in the same gene can lead to conditions such as Torg syndrome and multicentric osteolysis with nodulosis and arthropathy which are very similar to Winchester syndrome.
Massive osteolysis (acute spontaneous absorption of bone, phantom bone, disappearing bone); its relation to hemangiomatosis.
Radiation treatment decreases bone cancer pain, osteolysis and tumor size.
X-Ray made on lumbar spine, hands, feet and pelvis showed: multiple osteosclerotic oval-round lesions with a maximum diameter of 10 mm, without osteolysis, with a benign character and with a periarticular localization at the level of the fist, metacarpophalangeal joints, proximal interphalangeal joints, coxofemoral joints, peritarsal, metatarsophalangeal and interphalangeal joints.
Complications of TKA practices are bleeding, wound problems, thromboembolism, deep joint infection, loosening, instability, limitation of movement, fractures, periprostatic fracture, patellar tendon rupture, injury of extensor mechanism, neurovascular injuries, medial collateral ligament injury, misalignment, stiffness, corrosion on surfaces of prosthesis, osteolysis and tibial insert fracture [28, 47, 25, 26].
X-ray findings for patients with spondylodiscitis will include osteolysis and end plate erosions (early) and narrowing and collapse of the disk space (late).
There was sclerosis and osteolysis with periosteal reactions in the underlying bones.
Research suggests that the biological response to wear particles at the bone-implant interface is the main cause of aseptic loosening and osteolysis (10,11).
Osteolysis and hypercalcemia are observed in 515%, and 10%, respectively, of malignant lymphoma patients during their clinical course.
Signaling through the RANK receptor contributes to osteolysis and tumor growth.
Bones Osteolysis of the premaxilla and alveolar process of the jaws.
6] The early stage is characterised by an aggressive pattern of osteolysis and a periosteal reaction.