fibrous dysplasia of bone

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fibrous dysplasia of bone n.
A disorder of bone marrow maintenance in which the abnormal proliferation of fibrous tissue causes asymmetric distortion and expansion of bones.

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fibrous dysplasia of bone

noun
a disturbance in which bone that is undergoing lysis is replaced by an abnormal proliferation of fibrous tissue resulting in bone lesions or skin lesions 
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