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Histology of Bone eMedicine Orthopedics

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Description: Bone is the basic unit of the human skeletal system and provides the framework for and bears the weight of the body, protects the vital organs, supports mechanical movement, hosts hematopoietic cells, and maintains iron homeostasis.
Synonyms and related keywords: osteoblast, osteocyte, osteoclast, haversian system/canal, lamellae, ossification, endosteum, synovium, cartilage, joints, bone growth, bone development
Yang & Damron 2008

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Author/Contact: Yang & Damron
Institution: eMedicine
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Language: English

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Added: Mon Apr 07 2008