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Term:tibia-fibula cortical bone endosteal cross-sectional area
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Definition:The portion of the cross-sectional area of the tibia-fibula cortical bone that corresponds to the area circumscribed by the endosteum, the tissue lining the medullary or marrow cavity in the shaft of a long bone, i.e. the cross-sectional area of the medullary cavity of the tibia-fibula cortical bone. The cross-sectional area is the extent of a plane through, that is, perpendicular to the longest axis of the tibia-fibula, the portion of the two bones (tibia, the medial and larger bone, and fibula, the lateral and smaller bone) of the lower leg of bipeds or hindlimb of quadrupeds which are fused to form a single bone, e.g. the distal third of the rodent tibia and fibula. Cortical or compact bone is the relatively solid type of bone tissue found in the middle of long bones which is a hierarchical composite material consisting of a collagen-hydroxyapatite composite at the lowest level forming a complex network of cylindrical units of laminated bone at the highest level.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: tibia/fibula cortical bone endosteal cross-sectional area
 related_synonym: tibio-fibular complex cortical bone endosteal cross-sectional area;   tibiofibular fusion cortical bone endosteal cross-sectional area


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Symbol Object Name JBrowse Chr Start Stop Reference
Q Bss87 Bone structure and strength QTL 87 JBrowse link 1 53,851,348 83,657,083 RGD:4889918
Q Bss90 Bone structure and strength QTL 90 JBrowse link 9 92,741,297 98,606,834 RGD:4889918
Q Bss94 Bone structure and strength QTL 94 JBrowse link 1 49,547,328 83,657,083 RGD:4889918

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  clinical measurement 2369
    body morphological measurement 763
      skeletal morphological measurement 201
        bone morphological measurement 179
          tibia morphological measurement 39
            tibia area measurement 27
              tibia-fibula cross-sectional area 5
                tibia-fibula cortical bone endosteal cross-sectional area 3
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  clinical measurement 2369
    musculoskeletal system measurement 297
      skeletal system measurement 235
        skeletal morphological measurement 201
          bone morphological measurement 179
            bone area measurement 82
              tibia area measurement 27
                tibia-fibula cross-sectional area 5
                  tibia-fibula cortical bone endosteal cross-sectional area 3
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