long bone


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Synonyms for long bone

in limbs of vertebrate animals: a long cylindrical bone that contains marrow

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Erdheim-Chester disease is a systemic histiocytic disorder diagnosed on the basis of a characteristic pattern of symmetric intramedullary sclerosis of long bones.
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Long bone fractures caused by the pressure of soil were usually recorded near either of the bone ends, which we explained by biomechanical analysis.
A single tusk, two upper third molars (M3), a portion of the cranium, a complete scapula, several thoracic and lumbar vertebrae, a cervical vertebra, various complete and fragmented ribs, and fragments of the shaft and articular end of a long bone were recovered (NMMNH 27704).
He also provided a history of multiple previous long bone fractures over the course of the previous 4 years, including bilateral femur fractures, bilateral tibia fractures and a right humerus fracture.
The following study was designed to test the concept that a transverse pattern of screw insertion weakens a long bone more than an alternative pattern where the screws were not placed at the same level transversely.
All patients had severe non-union fractures of a long bone (3 tibia, 2 humeri, 1 clavicle), which had failed to heal in previous standard of care treatments.
A growing trend among traumatologists involves reducing long bone fractures using a mini fragment system designed for either the hand or foot.
Each long bone has at least two growth plates: one at each end.
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Contract award: delivery implants, equipment and intramedullary nailing for long bone fixation for the department of orthopedic surgery and trauma-orthopedic reconstructive hospital prague sp.
About Cyres Scientific Cyres Scientific is a Flowood, MS based medical device company that is focused on developing bone growth stimulator technologies for both spinal fusion and long bone applications.
X-rays revealed a broken ulna - a long bone in the forearm.
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