Epiphysis of bone

Known as: End of long bone, Epiphysis of the Bone, Epiphyseal Plate 
The head of a long bone that is separated from the shaft by the epiphyseal plate until bone growth stops. At that time, the plate disappears and the… (More)
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2009
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2009
Determination of the stage of ossification of the medial clavicular epiphysis is a crucial part of age estimation in criminal… (More)
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2006
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2006
Short durations of extremely small magnitude, high-frequency, mechanical stimuli can promote anabolic activity in the adult… (More)
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2006
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2006
The means by which muscle function modulates bone homeostasis is poorly understood. To begin to address this issue, we have… (More)
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2000
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2000
On the basis of intraoperative observations in 13 consecutive adolescents (14 hips) with slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE… (More)
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1997
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1997
We examined the femora of 2665 adult human skeletons from an osteological collection to determine the prevalence of post-slip… (More)
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1997
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1997
Estrogen deficiency induced bone loss is associated with increased bone turnover in rats and humans. The respective roles of… (More)
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1995
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1995
Previous studies demonstrated that intermittent treatment with PTH increases osteoblast number and bone formation in growing and… (More)
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1994
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1994
To elucidate the role of PTHrP in skeletal development, we examined the proximal tibial epiphysis and metaphysis of wild-type… (More)
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1986
Highly Cited
1986
More than 90% of patients with so-called primary or idiopathic osteoarthritis of the hips in whom sufficient data were available… (More)
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1981
Highly Cited
1981
We evaluated 121 patients who had had slipped capital femoral epiphysis (149 involved hips) twenty-one to forty-seven years after… (More)
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