Definition of osteogenic in English:



  • See osteogenesis

    • ‘Implanted osteogenic stimulators deliver electrical impulses directly to the site where bone regrowth needs to occur.’
    • ‘It turned out to be osteogenic sarcoma, a form of cancer that weakens the bones.’
    • ‘Fibroblast growth factor and fibroblast growth factor receptor regulate fetal osteogenic growth and are expressed in cranial sutures in early fetal life.’
    • ‘The osteogenic action of bisphosphonates and their relative lack of activity outside the skeleton have led to the increased use of these agents in treating osteoporosis.’
    • ‘It seemed that he had had an osteogenic sarcoma with secondaries.’