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Introduction: Osteomyelitis

Description of Osteomyelitis

Osteomyelitis (medical condition): A bone inflammation caused by bacteria. The inflammation...more »

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Osteomyelitis: Inflammation of bone due to infection.

Osteomyelitis: an inflammation of bone and bone marrow (usually caused by bacterial infection).
Source: WordNet 2.1

Osteomyelitis: inflammation of the bone marrow and adjacent bone caused by a pyogenic organism; it may remain localized or may spread through the bone to involve the marrow, cortex, cancellous tissue, and periosteum.
Source: CRISP

Osteomyelitis: Related Topics

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Osteomyelitis as a Disease

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

Osteomyelitis: Osteomyelitis is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

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Osteomyelitis as a Symptom

Osteomyelitis (symptom): An infection that occurs in bone...more »

Osteomyelitis (symptom): See Osteomyelitis (symptom information).

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Osteomyelitis: Related Disease Topics

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Broader terms for Osteomyelitis

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

Source - WordNet 2.1

Hierarchical classifications of Osteomyelitis

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

WordNet 2.1

  • osteitis
  • inflammation,redness,rubor
  • symptom
  • evidence,grounds
  • information
  • cognition,knowledge,noesis
  • psychological feature

Source: WordNet 2.1

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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