osteotabes

osteotabes

 [os″te-o-ta´bēz]
a disease, chiefly of infants, in which bone marrow cells are destroyed and the marrow disappears.

osteotabes

/os·teo·ta·bes/ (-ta´bēz) a disease, chiefly of infants, in which bone marrow cells are destroyed and the marrow disappears.

osteotabes

[-tā′bēz]
a condition usually affecting infants in which bone marrow cells are destroyed and the marrow disappears.

osteotabes

Uncertain; an obsolete term for atrophy of myeloid elements, said to be more common in infants.