osteosclerosis definition

  • noun:
    • An increase in bone denseness
    • Abnormal stiffness and density of bone tissue.
    • The exorbitant development of bone-tissue into the Haversian canals alongside spaces of bone tissue, such that it becomes denser.
    • irregular solidifying or eburnation of bone tissue

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