osteoplastica

osteoplastica

[-plas′tikə]
a form of bone inflammation associated with cystic fibrosis.
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The differential diagnosis of laryngeal chondrosarcoma includes, in addition to chondroma, benign lesions such as chondrometaplasia and tracheopathia osteoplastica, as well as malignant tumors such as adenocarcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma.
Tracheopathia osteoplastica (tracheobronchopathia osteochondroplastica) is a segmental degenerative disorder of the tracheobronchial tree.
The clinical differential diagnosis includes tracheobronchomegaly and tracheomalacia, both of which manifest as a softening, flexibility, or dilation of the trachea, as opposed to the rigidity of tracheopathia osteoplastica.