Albers-Schonberg disease

noun
an inherited disorder characterized by an increase in bone density; in severe forms the bone marrow cavity may be obliterated
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  • Albers-Schonberg disease — Al·bers Schön·berg disease al bərz shərn .bərg , shōn n OSTEOPETROSIS (a) Albers Schönberg äl .bers shǣn .berk Heinrich Ernst (1865 1921) German roentgenologist. Albers Schönberg was the first specialist in the field of roentgenology (now called… …   Medical dictionary

  • Albers-Schönberg disease — osteopetrosis …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Остеопетроз (Osteopetrosis), Болезнь Альберс-Шенберга (Albers-Schonberg Disease), Болезнь Мраморная (Marble-Bone Disease) — врожденное заболевание, характеризующееся злокачественным остеосклерозом с ломкостью костей и анемией. Пораженные кости на рентгенограмме выглядят необычно темными. См. также Остеосклероз. Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

  • Болезнь Альберс-Шенберга (Albers-Schonberg Disease) — см. Остеопетроз. Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

  • Albers-Schönberg — Heinrich E., German radiologist, 1865–1921. See Albers Schönberg disease …   Medical dictionary

  • Heinrich Albers-Schönberg — Articleissues refimprove = August 2008 roughtranslation = August 2008Heinrich Ernst Albers Schönberg (January 21, 1865 June 4, 1921) was a German gynecologist and radiologist who was a native of Hamburg. He studied medicine at the Universities of …   Wikipedia

  • Disease — Illness or sickness often characterized by typical patient problems (symptoms) and physical findings (signs). Disruption sequence: The events that occur when a fetus that is developing normally is subjected to a destructive agent such as the… …   Medical dictionary

  • marble bone disease — ▪ disease also called  osteopetrosis  or  Albers Schönberg disease        rare hereditary congenital disorder in which the bones (bone) become extremely dense, hard, and brittle. The disease progresses as long as bone growth continues; the marrow …   Universalium

  • congenital disease — noun a disease or disorder that is inherited genetically • Syn: ↑genetic disease, ↑genetic disorder, ↑genetic abnormality, ↑genetic defect, ↑inherited disease, ↑inherited disorder, ↑hereditary disease, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • genetic disease — noun a disease or disorder that is inherited genetically • Syn: ↑genetic disorder, ↑genetic abnormality, ↑genetic defect, ↑congenital disease, ↑inherited disease, ↑inherited disorder, ↑hereditary disease, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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