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Descriptions of Tuberosity

Tuberosity: a protuberance on a bone especially for attachment of a muscle or ligament
Source: WordNet 2.1

Summary Information: Tuberosity

Tuberosity: A tuberosity is a part of a bone that projects out from the body of a bone and may provide origins and attachments for muscles or tendons. Conditions that can afflict a tuberosity include Paget's disease of bone, fracture, trauma, cancer, osteomyelitis, and inflammation.

Closely Related Organs: Tuberosity

The following organs are closely related to the organ: Tuberosity:

Conditions Afflicting Organs: Tuberosity

The following conditions are related to the organ: Tuberosity:

Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Tuberosity

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