TITLE

rickets

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p2041
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "rickets," which refers to a disease of bone formation in children marked by insubstantial mineralization of developing cartilage and newly formed bone, causing abnormalities in the shape, structure, and strength of the skeleton, is presented.
ACCESSION #
62160067

 

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