cartilage bone

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Related to endochondral bone: endochondral bone formation, intramembranous bone

cartilage bone

[′kärd·əl·ij ′bōn]
(histology)
Bone formed by ossification of cartilage.
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The proposed mechanism is as follows: Besides its effects on endochondral bone formation, PTHrP also acts on bone remodeling in adult organisms.
In the early stage of otoscierosis (otospongiosis), the endochondral bone is replaced by foci of spongy new bone.