enostosis

noun
en·​os·​to·​sis | \ ˌen-ˌäs-ˈtō-səs How to pronounce enostosis (audio) \
plural enostoses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce enostosis (audio) \

Medical Definition of enostosis

: a bony tumor arising within a bone

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“Enostosis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/enostosis. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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