Pronunciation: he'ma-tos'te-on, hem-a
Definition: Bleeding in the medullary cavity of a bone.
[hemato- + G. osteon, bone]
Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.
© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.
Search Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Examples: glitazone, GI cocktail, etc.