OSTEOMALACIA By N., Sam M.S. - 10 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." Related Psychology Terms Counselor's Role in Emergency Teams CALCIUM-DEFICIENCY DISORDERS MAPLE SUGAR URINE DISEASE PARATHYROID GLANDS HYPOCHONDRIASIS CUMULATIVE RESPONSE CURVE NUTRITIONAL DISORDER ADOLESCENCE (Theories) PMDD: Can It Be Cured? KORSAKOFF’S SYNDROME (Amne- sic-Confabulatory Syndrome) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "OSTEOMALACIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/osteomalacia/ (accessed August 15, 2022).