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Introduction: Osteophyte

Description of Osteophyte

Osteophyte: small abnormal bony outgrowth.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Osteophyte: Benign hypertrophy that projects outward from the surface of bone, often containing a cartilaginous component.
Source: Diseases Database

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Broader terms for Osteophyte

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Hierarchical classifications of Osteophyte

The following list attempts to classify Osteophyte into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • appendage,outgrowth,process
  • body part
  • part,piece
  • thing
  • entity

Source: WordNet 2.1

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