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Term:
bone cross-sectional area measurement (CMO:0001693)
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bone cross-sectional area measurement +   
Any measurement of the extent of a plane through, that is, perpendicular to the longest axis of a bone, the hard, rigid form of connective tissue constituting most of the skeleton of vertebrates and composed chiefly of calcium salts.
femur area +   
humerus area 
tibia area measurement +   
vertebra area +   

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Definition Sources: American_Heritage:The_American_Heritage_Science_Dictionary_2005, Dorland:Dorlands_Illustrated_Medical_Dictionary--31st_Ed, ISBN:978-1416049982

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