Definition of Calcifications. Meaning of Calcifications. Synonyms of Calcifications

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Definition of Calcifications

Calcification
Calcification Cal`ci*fi*ca"tion (k[a^]l`s[i^]*f[i^]*k[=a]"sh[u^]n), n. (Physiol.) The process of change into a stony or calcareous substance by the deposition of lime salt; -- normally, as in the formation of bone and of teeth; abnormally, as in calcareous degeneration of tissue.

Meaning of Calcifications from wikipedia

- to harden. Calcifications may be cl****ified on whether there is mineral balance or not, and the location of the calcification. Calcification may also refer...
- shoulder"). Calcific tendinitis most often occurs in females aged 30 to 60 years and occurs in 3–10% of the general po****tion. Calcifications are usually...
- internal globus pallidus. Calcifications in the caudate, dentate nuclei, ****men and thalami are also common. Occasionally calcifications begin or predominate...
- parasites like schistosoma eggs may calcify. Congenital toxoplasmosis, CMV or rubella may be seen on X-ray as calcifications in the brain. Dense scars may undergo...
- Metastatic calcification is deposition of calcium salts in otherwise normal tissue, because of elevated serum levels of calcium, which can occur because...
- oral melatonin treatment in a postmenopausal osteoporosis mouse model. Calcification of the pineal gland is typical in young adults, and has been observed...
- of routine radiological studies. Tonsilloliths or tonsil stones are calcifications that form in the crypts of the palatal tonsils. They are also known...
- occurring in the GNAQ gene. Radiological findings will show tram track calcifications on CT, bilaterally. Sturge–Weber syndrome is usually manifested at birth...
- entirely understood. It is generally characterized by large, globular calcifications near joints. Calcinosis cutis Dermatomyositis Fahr's syndrome Hyperphosphatemia...
- Calcific bursitis refers to calcium deposits within the bursae. This most occurs in the shoulder area. The most common bursa for calcific bursitis to...
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