halisteresis

halisteresis

 [hah-lis″ter-e´sis]
deficiency of mineral salts (calcium) in a part, as in osteomalacia.
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ha·lis·te·re·sis

(hă-lis'tĕr-ē'sis),
A deficiency of lime salts in the bones.
Synonym(s): halosteresis
[G. hals, salt, + sterēsis, privation, fr. stereō, to deprive]
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ha·lis·te·re·sis

(hă-lis'tĕr-ē'sis)
Osseous deficiency of lime salts.
[G. hals, salt, + sterēsis, privation, fr. stereō, to deprive]
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