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Synonyms for bone

to study or work hard, especially when pressed for time


Synonyms for bone

rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates

the porous calcified substance from which bones are made

a shade of white the color of bleached bones

study intensively, as before an exam

consisting of or made up of bone

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There were no significant differences between the two study groups in fractures deemed to be attributable to bone fragility (1 with exemestane and 3 with placebo) or in total fractures (6 with exemestane and 11 with placebo), and the difference in height reduction (2 mm for exemestane vs.
Bilateral fractures of the femur diaphysis in a patient with rheumatoid arthritis on long-term alendronate: clues to the mechanism of increased bone fragility.
No one fracture in isolation was specific for abuse, but it should be considered in the differential diagnosis when an infant under 18 months presents with a fracture in the absence of an overt history of important trauma or a known medical condition that predisposes to bone fragility.
A bone fragility fracture is by definition caused by a minimal injury that would not normally break a bone.
The present study demonstrates a consistent relationship between diet-induced HHCY and increased bone fragility as well as decreased histological bone quality.
In addition to decreased BMD, another factor that contributes to bone fragility in patients with anorexia nervosa is decreased bone size.
Osteoporosis is a progressive bone disease caused by low bone mass and bone fragility which can lead to fractures of the hip, spine and wrist.
These results may be important for both primary prevention of osteoporosis and prevention of bone fragility fractures during growth.
It is characterized by bone fragility and an increased risk of fracture.
These findings have led to the hypothesis that prolonged urinary Ca loss caused by Cd is sufficient to promote skeletal demineralization, which may lead to increases in bone fragility and risk of fractures.
But to ignore a primary cause for fractures like bone fragility is unconscionable.
The mechanism to explain the association between weight loss and bone fragility has been suggested to be decreases in estrogen and progesterone levels, as well as a dieting-related increase in cortisol levels, all of which are bad for bone, Dr.
Osteoporosis is characterized by low bone mass and structural deterioration of bone tissue, leading to bone fragility and an increased susceptibility to fractures of the hip, spine, and wrist.
Osteoporosis is a disease characterized by low bone mass and structural deterioration of bone tissue, leading to bone fragility and an increased susceptibility to fractures--especially of the hip, spine, and wrist.
In osteoporosis, an imbalance in bone turnover leads to bone fragility, Lindsay explained.