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Term:tibia midshaft cortical cross-sectional area
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Definition:The portion of the cross-sectional area of the tibia, measured midway between the two ends of the bone, that corresponds to the area of the cortex, the outer layer of the bone. The cross-sectional area of the tibia is a measurement of the extent of a plane through, i.e. perpendicular to the axis of, the tibia, the medial and larger of the two bones of the lower leg of bipeds or hindlimb of quadrupeds which articulates with the femur, fibula, and talus.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: tibia midshaft cortex cross-sectional area


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  clinical measurement 2369
    body morphological measurement 763
      skeletal morphological measurement 201
        bone morphological measurement 179
          bone area measurement 82
            bone cross-sectional area measurement 73
              tibia midshaft cross-sectional area 19
                tibia midshaft cortical cross-sectional area 0
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  clinical measurement 2369
    musculoskeletal system measurement 297
      skeletal system measurement 235
        bone measurement 213
          bone morphological measurement 179
            bone area measurement 82
              tibia area measurement 27
                tibia midshaft cross-sectional area 19
                  tibia midshaft cortical cross-sectional area 0
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