osteocytic


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osteocytic

pertaining to osteocyte.

osteocytic osteolysis
one of the mechanisms involved in the resorption of bone by primary metastatic tumors.
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Treated groups 3-5 revealed similar findings (Plates 3-5), characterized by fairly uniform thickness of the bone shaft and variably dense osteocytic areas.
Receptors for the carboxyl-terminal region of PTH(1-84) are highly expressed in osteocytic cells.
This phenomenon is a result of the narrowing and eventual occlusion of vascular channels associated with a reduction of osteocytic and osteoblastic activity.