medullization


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medullization

 [med″u-lĭ-za´shun]
the enlargement of the haversian canals in rarefying osteitis followed by their conversion into marrow channels; also, the replacement of bone by marrow cells.
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med·ul·li·za·tion

(med'yŭ-li-zā'shŭn),
Enlargement of the medullary spaces in the treatment of various skeletal disorders.
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medullization

(mĕd′l-ĭ-zā′shən)
n.
Replacement of bone tissue by marrow, as in inflammatory bone disease.
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med·ul·li·za·tion

(med'ŭ-lī-zā'shŭn)
Enlargement of the medullary spaces in rarefying osteitis.
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