cancellous bone

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cancellous bone

[kan′sel·əs ‚bōn]
(histology)
A form of bone near the ends of long bones having a cancellous matrix composed of rods, plates, or tubes; spaces are filled with marrow.
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Influence of long-term hypodynamy on spongy bone tissue in Japanese quails.
Caption: High concentrations of spongy bone (red, indicated by arrows) in A.
Absence of trabecular pattern, absence of marrow spaces and narrow marrow spaces in long bones, failure of differentiation of cortical bone and spongy bone seen in the radiographs are classical features of osteopetrosis.
There are two main causes of conductive hearing loss due to fixation of stapes footplate: deposition of spongy bone around the footplate (otosclerosis) and congenital malformation of stapes.
Measuring micro and macro characteristics of the bone is insufficient for the assessment of cutting conditions in terms of inhomogenity of the bone for the cortical and spongy bone parts (Kato et al.
Figure 1 also shows spongy bone that occurs at the epiphysis and consists of trabeculae or shelves of bone.
This spongy bone is densest near the surface, then decreases toward the center of the bone where marrow-rich pore spaces reach diameters of 35 mm (see Felts and Spurrell, 1965, 1966, for excellent images of this gradient).
The pressure test results show that the mechanical properties of nanocomposite are improves as the content of polycaprolactone increases and properties of spongy bone are gained.
Because the spine growth continues, on average up to 25 years with the passage of time or will be fractured spongy bone screw, or will be destroyed the vertebral bodies, or will be hindered of the spine growth.
An outer membrane, the periosteum, encloses a band of hard, cortical bone as well as deeper spongy bone.
In the case of walrus and seals, the most deteriorated bones (WS4+5) include trunk elements (vertebrae and ribs, although in low percentages), which comprise spongy bone.