Vitamin A deficiency and new bone growth: histologic changes.

@article{Harris1978VitaminAD,
  title={Vitamin A deficiency and new bone growth: histologic changes.},
  author={Susan S. Harris and Charles E. Hunt and Celestino J. Alvarez and Juan M Navia},
  journal={Journal of oral pathology},
  year={1978},
  volume={7 2},
  pages={85-90}
}
Using a standardized guinea pig model system, the histologic appearance of newly formed bone from vitamin A deficient, vitamin A adequate and retinoic acid treated animals was compared. Microscopic examination of the histologic sections of bone collected from vitamin A deficient guinea pigs indicated the presence of highly cellular and loosely woven bone… CONTINUE READING