diaphysis


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diaphysis

[dī′af·ə·səs]
(anatomy)
The shaft of a longbone.
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Bone mineral density retention in femoral diaphysis was higher at 110 days of gestation and lower at 80 days, indicating bone resorption in the initial stage of pregnancy (p < 0.
In the young, a UBC is near the epiphyseal plate, migrating distally in time to abut or involve the diaphysis.
The compact bone around it and in the diaphysis is formed by a series of Haversian systems (osteons).
Similarly, Olsen (1979) showed a proportionately narrower diaphysis of the femur in Mammuthus than Mammut.
In this study, the case of a patient, who has been receiving bisphosphonate treatment for 10 years and developed multiple fractures (left femoral diaphysis, bilateral pubic ramus and sacrum), was presented and the literature was reviewed.
Alendronate-related femoral diaphysis fracture- what should be done to predict and prevent subsequent fracture of the contralateral side?
Many bone disease experts are recommending a 1- to 2-year bisphosphonate holiday after 5 years of treatment in response to a recent spate of reports of atypical fractures of the femoral diaphysis.
The compact bone in the diaphysis forms a rigid tube with bone marrow filling the hollow chamber, known as the medullary cavity, within the tube.
The central shaft of a long bone is called the diaphysis, and has a hollow middle-the medullar cavity filled with bone marrow.
Demidade (=A]) Fitase Níveis de Pd % Media CV % Density (mm AI) Phytase aP levels Mean CV 100 85 70 Epífise proximal Sem 3,40 2,83 2,48 2,90B Pmximal epiphysis Without Com 3,74 3,09 3,52 3,45A With Media 3,57a 2,96b 3,00b 12,38 Mean Diáfise Sem 3,13Aa 2,56Bb 1,89Bc 2,53 Diaphysis Without Com 3,06Aa 3,00Aa 3,24Aa 3,10 With Media 3,09 2,78 2,56 11,73 Mean Epífise distal Sem 2,73Aa 2,12Aa 1,24Bb 2,03 Distal epiphysis Without Com 2,29Aa 2,15Aa 1,90Aa 2,11 With Media 2,51 2,13 1,57 14,35 Mean Densidade media Sem 3,08Aa 2,51Ab 1,87Bc 2,49 Average density Without Com 3,03Aa 2,75Aa 2,88Aa 2,89 With Media 3,06 2,63 2,38 9,97 Mean CV = coeficiente de variaçáo; Medias seguidas de letras diferentes minúsculas nas colunas e minúsculas nas linhas diferem entre si pelo teste de Tukey.
Tc-99m methylene diphosphate (MDP) bone scintigraphy revealed abnormal uptake in the right tibial diaphysis, the proximal femur bilaterally, the sacrum and the right acetabulum.
3] : The middle phalanx of the third finger, the epiphysis equals its diaphysis.