mineralization

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Related to metastatic mineralization: dystrophic mineralization

mineralization

 [min″er-al-ĭ-za´shun]
the addition of mineral matter to the body.

min·er·al·i·za·tion

(min'ĕr-ăl-i-zā'shŭn),
The introduction of minerals into a structure, as in the normal mineralization of bones and teeth or the pathologic mineralization of tissues, that is, dystrophic or metastatic calcification.

min·er·al·i·za·tion

(minĕr-ăl-ī-zāshŭn)
Introduction of minerals into a structure, as in the normal mineralization of bones and teeth or pathologic mineralization of tissues.

mineralization

the conversion of organic matter to inorganic matter.

Mineralization

The process by which the body uses minerals to build bone structure.
Mentioned in: Rickets

min·er·al·i·za·tion

(minĕr-ăl-ī-zāshŭn)
The introduction of minerals into a structure, as in the normal mineralization of bones and teeth or the pathologic mineralization of tissues.
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