Medical Dictionary

osteonecrosis

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noun os·teo·ne·cro·sis \ˌäs-tē-ō-nə-ˈkrō-səs\

Medical Definition of osteonecrosis

plural

osteonecroses

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  1. :  necrosis of bone; especially :  avascular necrosis


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