Erosion

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Erosion

A negative impact on one or more of a firm's existing assets.

Erosion

1. The gradual loss of an asset's value. See also: Depreciation.

2. The wearing away of real estate caused by natural events. For example, a rising sea level may erode a beach front property. Erosion can reduce the property's value.

erosion

The slow wearing away by natural forces such as water and wind.

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TB arthritis may be confused with RA due to its radiologic features, including periarticular osteopenia and marginal erosions (6).
The typical radiographic findings of RA include periarticular osteopenia and marginal erosions.
The radiograph provides (Figure 3) anteroposterior views of both feet demonstrating punched-out lytic lesions in the 1st metatarso-phalangeal joints with marginal erosions in the metatarsal head.