Definition of Albers-Schonberg disease
1. Noun. An inherited disorder characterized by an increase in bone density; in severe forms the bone marrow cavity may be obliterated.
Generic synonyms: Congenital Disease, Genetic Abnormality, Genetic Defect, Genetic Disease, Genetic Disorder, Hereditary Condition, Hereditary Disease, Inherited Disease, Inherited Disorder
Medical Definition of Albers-Schonberg disease
1. The formation of abnormally dense bone, as opposed to osteoporosis. This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (11 Mar 2008)
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