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Pipe bone

pipe bone --> long bone

One of the elongated bones of the extremities, consisting of a tubular shaft (diaphysis) and two extremities (epiphyses) usually wider than the shaft; the shaft is composed of compact bone surrounding a central medullary cavity.

Compare: short bone.

Synonym: os longum, pipe bone.


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Strontium (Sr) inside the bone

Hi, I wanna ask that if our pipe bone (the bone that can grow longer) is detected have some Strontium atoms, which part ot the bone that contains ...

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by victor
Tue Jun 14, 2005 1:05 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Strontium (Sr) inside the bone
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