endosteum


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endosteum

[en′däs·tē·əm]
(anatomy)
The membrane lining of bone marrow cavities.
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I also noted that inserting a stem into the canal destroys the endosteum, a thin layer of connective tissue filled with cortical capillaries that lines the medullary cavity.
In experiments with mice, evidence indicates that viral replication can take place in the periosteum or endosteum (19).
Pain results from stimulation of pain receptors in the periosteum and endosteum, although the underlying mechanisms are poorly understood.
For example, a strong signal was found in the endosteum of the scala tympani and basilar membrane (Figure 42), and its relative density was greatest in the basal turn.