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Descriptor in English: Cancellous Bone
Descriptor in Spanish: Hueso Esponjoso
Descriptor in Portuguese: Osso Esponjoso
Descriptor in French: Os spongieux
Entry term(s): Bone, Cancellous
Bone, Spongy
Bone, Trabecular
Bones, Cancellous
Bones, Spongy
Bones, Trabecular
Cancellous Bones
Spongy Bone
Spongy Bones
Trabecular Bone
Trabecular Bones
Tree number(s): A10.165.265.414
Scope note: A type of osseous tissue which makes up the inner part of bone. It has a spongy, honeycomb-like structure with struts or trabecula and contains the BONE MARROW. It has higher rate of BONE REMODELING turnover than CORTICAL BONE.
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
History Note: 2017
DeCS UI: 56263
Descriptor UI: D000071556
Date Established: 2017/01/01
Date of Entry: 2016/06/29
Revision Date: 2016/05/31
Cancellous Bone - Preferred
Concept UI M000615062
Scope note A type of osseous tissue which makes up the inner part of bone. It has a spongy, honeycomb-like structure with struts or trabecula and contains the BONE MARROW. It has higher rate of BONE REMODELING turnover than CORTICAL BONE.
Preferred term Cancellous Bone
Entry term(s) Bone, Cancellous
Bone, Spongy
Bone, Trabecular
Bones, Cancellous
Bones, Spongy
Bones, Trabecular
Cancellous Bones
Spongy Bone
Spongy Bones
Trabecular Bone
Trabecular Bones



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