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Synonyms for bone

to study or work hard, especially when pressed for time


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Synonyms for bone

rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates

the porous calcified substance from which bones are made

a shade of white the color of bleached bones

study intensively, as before an exam

consisting of or made up of bone

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Parosteal osteoliposarcoma: a new bone tumor (from imaging to immunophenotype) [published online ahead of print December 15, 2011].
DISCUSSION: Osteochondromas are the most common primary bone tumors constitute more than one third of all benign bone tumors.
A postoperative axial 3D-T1-weighted and 3D-T2-weighted MRI of the specimen were performed after resection of the bone tumor. The specimens were oriented according to the long axis of the bone (femur, tibia).
Giant cell tumor of the bone (GCTB) was first described by Jaffe in 1940 as one of the common primary bone tumors; while its source remained uncertain, it may originate from the mesenchymal tissues of the bone marrow.1 GCTB has aggressive features, with huge corrosive destruction of the sclerotin, which left rare tendency of reactive new bone formation and healing; However, GCTB may also penetrate the cortical bone and form soft tissue masses, leading to high recurrence rates after curettage.
The aim of this prospective study is to evaluate the potential application of diffusion-weighted MRI in the detection, differentiation, and characterization of bone tumor entities and to correlate the diffusion patterns and ADC values of different lesions with their pathological nature.
Reverse transcription of mRNA from malignant bone tumor, benign bone tumor, and RAW264.7 cells was carried out in 100 [micro]L final volume from 400 ng total-RNA using high capacity cDNA Archive kit (Applied Biosystems, USA) according to manufacturer's instructions.
In Pakistan osteosarcoma, represents approximately 55% of childhood and adolescent malignant bone tumors and peak frequency occurs in 2nd and 3rd decades of life2.
Bone tumor is one of the common bone diseases, seriously endangering human health.
The surgeon can preoperatively plan the bone tumor resection in a 3D virtual scenario and analyze different alternatives for resection.
Giant cell tumor (GCT) is a well-known primary bone tumor. It accounts for 20% of all benign tumors and 3-8% of all primary bone tumors.[1],[2],[3] However, the reported incidence in some Asian counties may account for 20% of all musculoskeletal tumors.[4] GCTs commonly have a lytic appearance on radiographs located in the epiphysis of long bones in young adults, mostly around the knee.[5] They may involve the subchondral bone but rarely the joint cartilage.
Chondroblastoma (CBT) is a rare, cartilage-producing bone tumor that tends to occur in the long bones of skeletally immature individuals.
Korean actor Yoo Ah In was diagnosed with bone tumor on Wednesday, KPop Herald reports.
Osteosarcoma (OSA) is the most frequent type of bone tumor (85%) and represents 3% to 4% of all tumors in dogs (BURACCO et al., 2002, JOHNSON & HULSE, 2005).
SUMMARY--Osteoid osteoma (OO) is the most common benign osteogenic bone tumor that predominantly affects young adults.
Primary bone tumor and tumor -like lesions in children in Zaria, N igeria.