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periostitis

 [per″e-os-ti´tis]
inflammation of the periosteum.
diffuse periostitis widespread periostitis of the long bones.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

per·i·os·ti·tis

(per'ē-os-tī'tis),
Inflammation of the periosteum.
Synonym(s): periosteitis
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periostitis

(pĕr′ē-ŏs-tī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the periosteum.

per′i·os·tit′ic (-tĭt′ĭk) adj.
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periostitis

Inflammation of the outer layer of a bone
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

per·i·os·ti·tis

(per'ē-os-tī'tis)
Inflammation of the periosteum.
Synonym(s): periosteitis.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

periostitis

Inflammation of the PERIOSTEUM most commonly as a result of injury. There is swelling, pain and tenderness.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

per·i·os·ti·tis

, periosteitis (per'ē-os-tī'tis, -tē-ītis)
Inflammation of the periosteum.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012