Medical Dictionary

renal osteodystrophy

noun

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
March 27, 2015
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