Growth of the clavicle and development of clavicular secondary cartilage in the embryonic mouse.

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Whether secondary cartilage develops in the mammalian clavicle has been a matter of controversy. This study documents, in the embryonic mouse: (a) the onset of clavicular osteogenesis at 14 days of gestation (Theiler stage 22); (b) the appearance of secondary cartilage at 16 days of gestation (Theiler stage 24) and its persistence as a prominent cartilage… (More)

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@article{Tran1989GrowthOT, title={Growth of the clavicle and development of clavicular secondary cartilage in the embryonic mouse.}, author={Sam Tran and Brian K. Hall}, journal={Acta anatomica}, year={1989}, volume={135 3}, pages={200-7} }