Skip to Content


Pronunciation: os'te-o-klas'tik

Definition: Pertaining to osteoclasts, especially with reference to their activity in the absorption and removal of osseous tissue.

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.