diffuse periostitis


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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.

diffuse periostitis

Periostitis of the long bones.
See also: periostitis
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