osteoblastic
adjective see osteoblast

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • osteoblastic — See osteoblast. * * * …   Universalium

  • osteoblastic — adjective Of or pertaining to an osteoblast …   Wiktionary

  • osteoblastic — Relating to the osteoblasts; describes any region of increased radiographic bone density, in particular, metastases that stimulate o. activity. * * * os·teo·blas·tic .äs tē ə blas tik adj 1) relating to or involving the formation of bone 2)… …   Medical dictionary

  • osteoblastic — adj. pertaining to cells which form bones; pertaining to germ cells of bones …   English contemporary dictionary

  • osteoblastic — os·te·o·blas·tic …   English syllables

  • osteoblastic — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷|blastik adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary osteoblast + ic 1. : relating to or involving the formation of bone 2. : of or relating to osteoblasts * * * osteoblastˈic adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • osteoblastic sarcoma — the osteoblastic form of osteosarcoma …   Medical dictionary

  • osteoblastic osteosarcoma — see osteosarcoma …   Medical dictionary

  • osteoblast — osteoblastic, adj. /os tee euh blast /, n. Anat. a bone forming cell. [1870 75; OSTEO + BLAST] * * * ▪ cell       large cell responsible for the synthesis and mineralization of bone during both initial bone formation and later bone remodeling.… …   Universalium

  • Osteoplastische Knochenmetastase — Röntgenaufnahme des Bauch und Beckenraums eines 70 jährigen Patienten mit fortgeschrittenem Prostatakarzinom. Deutlich sichtbar ist die Zunahme der Knochendichte durch die osteoplastischen Knochenmetastasen (schwächere Schwärzung, wegen der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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