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Disease Spinal Osteophytosis

Name Spinal Osteophytosis
Synonyms Osteophytoses, Spinal | Osteophytosis, Spinal | Spinal Osteophytoses
Definition Outgrowth of immature bony processes or bone spurs (OSTEOPHYTE) from the VERTEBRAE, reflecting the presence of degenerative disease and calcification. It commonly occurs in cervical and lumbar SPONDYLOSIS.
Categories Musculoskeletal disease
MeSH® ID D013128

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DiseasesMusculoskeletal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Bone Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Spinal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Spinal Osteophytosis

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Spinal Osteophytosis
View node Hyperostosis, Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal