Medical Definition of Intramembranous ossification

1. Intramembranous ossification, development of osseous tissue within mesenchymal tissue without prior cartilage formation, such as occurs in the frontal and parietal bones. Synonym: intramembranous ossification. Metaplastic ossification, the formation of irregular foci of bone (sometimes including bone marrow) in various soft structures, such as the muscles, lungs, brain, and other sites where osseous tissue is abnormal. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Intramembranous Ossification

intralobular
intralobular duct
intralocal additivity
intralocular
intraluminal
intralysosomal
intramarginal
intramaxillary anchorage
intramedullary
intramedullary anaesthesia
intramedullary reamer
intramedullary tractotomy
intramembrane
intramembranous
intramembranous ossification (current term)
intramembranous particle
intrameningeal
intramercurial
intrametric
intramitochondrial
intramodal
intramode
intramolecular
intramolecular lyases
intramolecular oxidoreductases
intramolecular transferases
intramolecularity
intramolecularly
intramonthly

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