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Synonyms for bone

to study or work hard, especially when pressed for time


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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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According to Luc, the disease differs from other subperiosteal abscesses in that it develops without the mastoid bone involvement and that the infection spreads through the notch of Rivinus and branches of the deep auricular arteries located between the roof of the middle ear and the external ear canal, and the subperiosteal area.
The patient was discharged at the age of 6 months, with close monitoring of nutritional status and bone involvement (corset and physical therapy).
Formally, in the natural progression of this disorder the following four different stages may be identified: i) latent disease (asymptomatic); ii) bone involvement (pathological fractures); iii) early neurological symptoms (patient's personality changes and first dementia symptoms begin to arise); and iv) late neurological stage in which patients show symptoms of profound dementia and begin to lose their motility (4).
Computed tomography provides important information related with the location and size of the mass, bone involvement, invasion to adjacent structures, and metastasis in the lung.
However, bone involvement in sarcoidosis is rare (1-13%), and involvement of the vertebrae is even rarer [3].
Osteoclastic hypercalcemia is predominantly found in breast cancer and multiple myeloma due to extensive bone involvement of the malignancies [15].
Bone involvement is an unusual manifestation of syphilis, which is caused by the bacterium Treponema pallidum.
Nakanishi, "Extranodal lymphoma originating in the gluteal muscle with adjacent bone involvement and mimicking a soft tissue sarcoma," International Journal of Surgery Case Reports, vol.
Patients with superficial abscesses may only require aspiration whereas cases with extensive bone involvement and epidural abscesses may require significant debridement and drainage [4].
Bone involvement during CSD is rare, and skull localization is even more unusual [2-5].
The incidence of bone involvement in ovarian cancer has been reported less than 4%.
But in all these cases there was multiple bone involvement, not even a single case of isolated lesion of sphenoid was found.
Bone involvement in Erdheim-Chester disease: imaging findings including periostitis and partial epiphyseal involvement.
MF-MM presents with imbalance of the minimal tumor burden and massive bone involvement. Along with advanced skeletal manifestations, these patients showed features of preserved bone marrow and no end-organ damages.