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osteopathia

 [os″te-o-path´e-ah]
osteopathy (def. 1).
osteopathia conden´sans dissemina´ta osteopoikilosis.
osteopathia stria´ta an asymptomatic condition characterized radiographically by multiple condensations of cancellous bone tissue, giving a striated appearance.

os·te·op·a·thy

(os'tē-op'ă-thē),
1. Any disease of bone. Synonym(s): osteopathia
2. A school of medicine based on a concept of the normal body as a vital machine capable, when in correct adjustment, of making its own remedies against infections and other toxic conditions; practitioners use the diagnostic and therapeutic measures of conventional medicine in addition to manipulative measures. Synonym(s): osteopathic medicine
[osteo- + G. pathos, suffering]

osteopathia

/os·teo·path·ia/ (os″te-o-path´e-ah) osteopathy (1).
osteopathia conden´sans dissemina´ta  osteopoikilosis.
osteopathia stria´ta  an asymptomatic condition characterized radiographically by multiple condensations of cancellous bone tissue, giving a striated appearance.

os·te·op·a·thy

(os'tē-op'ă-thē)
1. Any disease of bone.
Synonym(s): osteopathia.
2. A school of medicine based on a concept of the normal body as a vital machine capable, when in correct adjustment, of making its own remedies against infections and other toxic conditions; practitioners use the diagnostic and therapeutic measures of conventional medicine in addition to manipulative measures.
Synonym(s): osteopathic medicine.

osteopathia

osteopathy (1).
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Osteomyelitis, osteopetrosis, osteopoikilosis, and osteopathia striata should all be considered in the differential diagnosis, (9, 10) but the most important differential diagnosis of melorheostosis is bone tumors producing dense bone, primarily the various types of osteosarcoma.
Osteosarcoma arising in a femur with melorheostosis and osteopathia striata.
It is also known as Albers-Schonberg disease or by its Latin name, osteopathia condensans disseminata, which describes its main features.