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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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This result demonstrated that the entire alveolar bone modeling was dominated by bone resorption in the early stage and bone apposition in the later stage.
Buser, "Enhanced bone apposition around biofunctionalized sandblasted and acid-etched titanium implant surfaces: a histomorphometric study in miniature pigs," Clinical Oral Implants Research, vol.
The calculated bone response over the femoral neck volume was spatially variable showing a high mechanical stimulus for bone apposition localized in the very proximal neck (Figure 5).
Caption: FIGURE 10: Boxplots comparing the vertical bone apposition (VBA; mm) and the new bone height (NBH; mm) in the blank versus all treatment groups.
Approximately 2-4 weeks after implant placement, primary implant stability is gradually replaced by secondary implant stability, which is obtained and maintained by the continuous regeneration of new bone and bone apposition and remodeling around the implant [5,9-12].
Excision of non-union, native bone to bone apposition in cases treated with open technique and adequate reaming of the medullary canal, proper selection and fixation of the nail in both open and closed techniques are crucial for improved outcome.
Bone implant contact (BIC) and rate of bone apposition (RBA) were studied for the samples.
PS might not be obtained if the implant placement torque(IPT) is very low, and subsequent stability, which is supported by bone apposition surrounding the screw thread, might not be acquired if the IPT is very high.
pEriotEst:an oBJEctivE clinical diagnosis of BonE apposition toWard iMplants.
It has been compounded with hydroxylapatite, an osteoconductive material that enhances bone apposition.
Studies have shown that higher levels of HbA1c correspond to lower levels of bone apposition markers including lower levels of OCN and OPG [262].
Adequate debridement and decompression also make room for healthy cancellous bone apposition resulting in high fusion rates [24,25].
There was also direct bone apposition along the sides of the fin and the adjacent pylon surfaces as well as along the porous titanium pylon at the distal callus level (Figure 14).