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Descriptor English: Bone Development
Descriptor Spanish: Desarrollo Óseo
Descriptor Portuguese: Desenvolvimento Ósseo
Descriptor French: Développement osseux
Entry term(s): Bone Growth
Tree number(s): G07.345.500.325.377.625.050.500
G11.427.578.050.500
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D001846
Scope note: The growth and development of bones from fetus to adult. It includes two principal mechanisms of bone growth: growth in length of long bones at the epiphyseal cartilages and growth in thickness by depositing new bone (OSTEOGENESIS) with the actions of OSTEOBLASTS and OSTEOCLASTS.
Annotation: OSTEOGENESIS is also available
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
Public MeSH Note: 65
History Note: 65
DeCS ID: 1871
Unique ID: D001846
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Date Established: 1965/01/01
Date of Entry: 1978/06/21
Revision Date: 2018/02/06
Bone Development - Preferred
Concept UI M0002775
Scope note The growth and development of bones from fetus to adult. It includes two principal mechanisms of bone growth: growth in length of long bones at the epiphyseal cartilages and growth in thickness by depositing new bone (OSTEOGENESIS) with the actions of OSTEOBLASTS and OSTEOCLASTS.
Preferred term Bone Development
Bone Growth - Narrower
Concept UI M0375992
Preferred term Bone Growth



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