Long Bones

Some articles on long bones, bone, bones:

Hypertrophic Pulmonary Osteoarthropathy
... condition combining clubbing and periostitis of the long bones of the upper and lower extremities ... Distal expansion of the long bones as well as painful, swollen joints and synovial villous proliferation are often seen ...
Bone Cyst - History
... The aneurysmal bone cysts are benign neoformations which can affect all the skeleton bones ... More than half occur in the metaphysic of long bones (especially femur and tibia) and between 12 and 30% in the spine ... term "aneurismal cyst" in 1942 In 1950 they modified this term to "aneurismal bone cyst" ...
Niedertiefenbach (megalithic Tomb) - Sequence
... of deposition), most of them consisting of disarticulate, often sorted, groups of bones ... on the floor of the chamber, included a pyramid of bones (six skulls mixed with short and long bones, including the near-complete skeleton of a child), as well as a pair of legs lying parallel ... Layer 7 had inarticulate bone remains mixed with many stones it was separated from layer 6 above it by a deposit of earth ...
Bone - Formation - Endochondral Ossification
... Endochondral ossification, on the other hand, occurs in long bones and most of the rest of the bones in the body it involves an initial hyaline cartilage that continues to grow ... fetal development, though a few short bones begin their primary ossification after birth ... are responsible for the formation of the diaphyses of long bones, short bones and certain parts of irregular bones ...

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