osteosis cutis


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Related to osteosis cutis: osteoma cutis, asteatosis cutis

osteosis

 [os″te-o´sis]
the formation of bony tissue.
osteosis cu´tis osteoma cutis.

os·te·o·ma cu·tis

(os'tē-ō'mă kyū'tis)
Cutaneous ossification in foci of degeneration in tumors or inflammatory lesions or rarely primary new bone formation with normal skin.
Synonym(s): osteodermia, osteosis cutis.

osteosis cutis

The formation of bone tissue in skin and subcutaneous tissue.
See also: osteosis