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a land mass (smaller than a continent) that is surrounded by water

a zone or area resembling an island

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The typical bone island lesion varies from a few millimeters to a centimeter at its largest diameter.
The fort has its own pub, the Ole Zach Tavern, where Rusty Nell Riley and the Bone Island Buccaneers entertained under candlelight with bawdy shanties.
Bone scan findings are usually normal in patients with OPK, but reveal slightly increased activity similar to the bone island or enostosis that reflects active osseous remodelling that may be detected, especially in young patients with classic radiographic findings that are consistent with OPK.
This pattern of MR signal characteristics would be similar for a sclerotic lesion, such as a blastic metastasis, a bone island, or possibly intravertebral gas related to avascular necrosis.
a), the empty spaces between the granules were almost occupied by de novo bone and small bone islands were observed on the granule particles.