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Disease Decalcification, Pathologic

Name Decalcification, Pathologic
Synonyms Decalcification, Pathological | Pathological Decalcification | Pathologic Decalcification
Definition The loss of calcium salts from bones and teeth. Bacteria may be responsible for this occurrence in teeth. Old age may be a factor contributing to calcium loss, as is the presence of diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis.
Categories Metabolic disease | Musculoskeletal disease
MeSH® ID D003649

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1. DiseasesMusculoskeletal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Bone Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Bone Diseases, Metabolic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Bone Demineralization, Pathologic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Decalcification, Pathologic
2. DiseasesNutritional and Metabolic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Metabolic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Calcium Metabolism Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Decalcification, Pathologic

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Decalcification, Pathologic
  Van Bogaert-Hozay syndrome