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Introduction: Calcification

Description of Calcification

Calcification (medical condition): Hard calcium deposits in tissues...more »

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Calcification: a process that impregnates something with calcium (or calcium salts).
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Calcification: process by which organic tissue becomes hardened by the physiologic deposit of calcium salts.
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Calcification: Related Topics

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Calcification as a Disease

Calcification (medical condition): See Calcification (disease information).
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Calcification: Related Diseases

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Calcification: Related Disease Topics

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Broader terms for Calcification

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  • chemical process
  • chemical change
  • chemical action

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The term Calcification can be used for:

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Hierarchical classifications of Calcification

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

WordNet 2.1

  • chemical action,chemical change,chemical process
  • action,activity,natural action,natural process
  • process
  • phenomenon

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