osteitis osteitis

Definition(s):

  • (n) inflammation of a bone as a consequence of infection or trauma or degeneration

Quotes

  1. "I have said since last week that his groin is sore, but it is not osteitis pubis. He tore his groin, he had a slight strain against Essendon. It bled a little bit and caused this ongoing problem," Worsfold said. "At the moment we are hopeful...
    on Jul 16, 2007 By: John Worsfold Source: Sydney Morning Herald

  2. "We're still waiting to see, but if all goes well, he should be thereabouts for the first game," Mitchell said. "The line between OP (osteitis pubis) and other injuries is pretty grey. He has got some groin soreness and groin tightness and it...
    on Feb 16, 2010 By: Sam Mitchell Source: Herald Sun

  3. Judd said the exact nature of his injury was difficult to explain, but it was "not osteitis pubis in the traditional sense".
    on Jul 30, 2007 By: Chris Judd Source: Daily Telegraph

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