OSTEOMALACIA

noun. Reference: calcium-deficient illnesses or dysfunctions.

OSTEOMALACIA: "Karen was concerned when the doctor told her that her condition is called osteomalacia, knowing that the osteo- prefix signaled something to do with her bones."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "OSTEOMALACIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/osteomalacia/ (accessed November 17, 2019).
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