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osteophyte

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

n. a projection of bone, usually shaped like a rose thorn, that occurs at sites of cartilage degeneration or destruction near joints and intervertebral discs. Osteophyte...

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osteophyte

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

n. a projection of bone, usually shaped like a rose thorn, that occurs at sites of cartilage degeneration or destruction near joints and intervertebral discs. Osteophyte...

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osteophyte

in Concise Medical Dictionary

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 43 words.

n. a projection of bone, usually shaped like a rose thorn, that occurs at sites of cartilage degeneration or destruction

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osteophytes

Michael Kent.

in Food and Fitness: A Dictionary of Diet and Exercise

January 1997; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 4 words.

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osteophytes

Michael Kent.

in Food and Fitness: A Dictionary of Diet and Exercise

P ublished online November 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 4 words.

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osteophyte

Michael Kent.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine. 18 words.

A bony deposit or outgrowth which often develops at the site of cartilage degeneration near a joint.

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Osteophytes and progression of knee osteoarthritis

D. T. Felson, D. R. Gale, M. Elon Gale, J. Niu, D. J. Hunter, J. Goggins and M. P. LaValley.

in Rheumatology

January 2005; p ublished online September 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Rheumatology. 3704 words.

Objectives. Osteophytes are thought to stabilize an osteoarthritic joint, thereby preventing structural progression. Meagre longitudinal data suggest, however, that they are...

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osteophyte <i>n.</i>

Edited by Elizabeth A. Martin and Tanya A. McFerran.

in A Dictionary of Nursing

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing Studies. 27 words.

a projection of bone, usually shaped like a rose thorn, that occurs at sites of cartilage degeneration or destruction near

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osteophyte <i>n.</i>

Elizabeth A. Martin and Tanya A. McFerran.

in A Dictionary of Nursing

May 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing. 27 words.

a projection of bone, usually shaped like a rose thorn, that occurs at sites of cartilage degeneration or destruction near

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osteophyte <i>n.</i>

Elizabeth Martin and Tanya McFerran.

in A Dictionary of Nursing

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing Studies. 27 words.

a projection of bone, usually shaped like a rose thorn, that occurs at sites of cartilage degeneration or destruction near

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osteophyte <i>n.</i>

Elizabeth Martin.

in Concise Medical Dictionary

January 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 43 words.

a projection of bone, usually shaped like a rose thorn, that occurs at sites of cartilage degeneration or destruction near

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