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Descriptor English: Bony Callus
Descriptor Spanish: Callo Óseo
Descriptor Portuguese: Calo Ósseo
Descriptor French: Cal osseux
Entry term(s): Callus
Callus, Bony
Tree number(s): A10.165.265.200
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D002146
Scope note: The bony deposit formed between and around the broken ends of BONE FRACTURES during normal healing.
Annotation: post-fract bone formation; do not confuse with "callous" ( = CALLOSITIES)
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply
CH chemistry
CY cytology
DE drug effects
DG diagnostic imaging
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
IM immunology
IN injuries
IR innervation
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
SU surgery
TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Fractures (1966-1972)
Public MeSH Note: 2000; see CALLUS 1973-1999, see FRACTURES 1963-1972
History Note: 2000(1973)
Related: Fractures, Bone MeSH
Osteogenesis MeSH
DeCS ID: 2179
Unique ID: D002146
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1973/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2005/06/30
Bony Callus - Preferred
Concept UI M0003211
Scope note The bony deposit formed between and around the broken ends of BONE FRACTURES during normal healing.
Preferred term Bony Callus
Entry term(s) Callus
Callus, Bony



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