TITLE

osteitis

AUTHOR(S)
Peters, Michael
PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
BMA A-Z Family Medical Encyclopedia;2004, p571
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
An encyclopedia entry for "osteitis" is presented. It is a medical term that refers to inflammation of bone. Infection is said to be its most common cause, which is usually due to bacteria. Paget's disease and hyperparathyroidism are cited as other causes.
ACCESSION #
43999731

 

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