Definición de exostosis en inglés:
sustantivo (plural exostoses /-sēz/)Medicine
A benign outgrowth of cartilaginous tissue on a bone.
- Trauma, chronic exposure to moisture, and exostoses make otitis externa a common ailment among surfers.
- The symptoms produced by exostoses are a prolonged blocked feeling of the ears after water activities with deafness and recurrent otitis externa.
- Despite no difference noted in outcome, the authors concluded that the exostosis should be excised if prominent and easily accessible when associated with posterior shoulder pain and tenderness.
late 16th century: from Greek, from ex- 'out' + osteon 'bone'.
Definición de exostosis en:
- Inglés británico e internacional dictionary
¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Spain
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in Pakistan