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renal osteodystrophy

noun

Medical Definition of RENAL OSTEODYSTROPHY

:  a painful rachitic condition of abnormal bone growth that is associated with chronic acidosis, hypocalcemia, hyperplasia of the parathyroid glands, and hyperphosphatemia caused by chronic renal insufficiency—called also renal rickets
April 25, 2015
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