from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Producing salts of lime, as in the formation of eggshells in birds and reptiles.
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- adj. Of or pertaining to calcification
- adj. Of or pertaining to the formation of eggshells in birds and reptiles
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Calciferous. Specifically: (Zoöl.) of or pertaining to the portion of the oviduct which forms the eggshell in birds and reptiles.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In zoology and anatomy, calcifying or calcified; that makes or is converted into chalk or other salt of lime: as, a calcific deposit in cartilage or membrane in the process of forming bone; a calcific process.
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- adj. involving or resulting from calcification
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Ultrasound is also being used for image guided therapeutic injections to treat conditions such as calcific tendinitis and neuromas.
This article outlines the surgical management of the most common painful conditions that affect the shoulder, including impingement, rotator cuff tear, frozen shoulder, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis and calcific tendonitis.
Patients with MS have markers of inflammation, and calcific deposits in the central nervous system, but rarely do practicing neurologists seriously attempt to determine the cause of MS.
The patient was a 58-year-old male with severe calcific multivessel and left main disease with severe LV dysfunction (LVEF of 25%).
Keep in mind that structural imbalances will almost always accompany a calcific bursitis.
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