Structure of wormian bone

Known as: Islands of bone within cranial sutures, Os suturale, Wormian bone 
The presence of extra bones within a cranial suture. Wormian bones are irregular isolated bones which appear in addition to the usual centers of… (More)
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2012
2012
The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of systemically applied zoledronic acid (ZA) on osteoblastic bone formation… (More)
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2007
2007
Wormian bones are accessory bones that occur within cranial suture and fontanelles, most commonly within the posterior sutures… (More)
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2006
2006
OBJECT Osteogenesis imperfecta (OI), which usually results from mutations in type I collagen genes, causes bone fragility and… (More)
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2004
2004
It is widely believed that rapid growth of the human brain generates tensile strain in cranial sutures, and that this strain… (More)
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2003
2003
Sutures are fibrous connective tissue articulations between intramembranous craniofacial bones. Sutures are composed of… (More)
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2001
2001
The seasonal variations of toxicity and stomach contents in toxic starfish Astropecten scoparius were detected. The average… (More)
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2000
2000
The prenatal diagnosis of wormian bones has not been made previously. We report four fetuses with wormian bones but none of the… (More)
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1982
1982
When are Wormian bones significant is not an easy question to answer, but its relevance is important in relation to bone… (More)
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1979
1979
The present investigation was undertaken to determine the incidence and significance of Wormian bones (WBs) in a random group of… (More)
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1976
1976
The acro-osteolysis syndrome consists of dissolution of terminal phalanges of the hands and feet, dolichocephaly with multiple… (More)
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