Skip to Content

Looser lines

Pronunciation: lo'zer

Definition: radiolucent bands in the cortex of a bone; usually indicates osteomalacia.

Synonym(s): Looser zones

Further information

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.