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Term:
tibia midshaft cross-sectional area (CMO:0001717)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
bone trabecular cross-sectional area +   
calculated bone cross-sectional area measurement +   
femur cross-sectional area +   
tibia midshaft cortical thickness 
tibia midshaft cross-sectional area +   
Measurement of all or part of the cross-sectional area of the tibia measured midway between the two ends of the bone. The tibia cross-sectional area is a measurement of the extent of a plane through, that is, perpendicular to the longest 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.
tibia midshaft width 
tibia-fibula cross-sectional area +   
vertebra cross-sectional area +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: tibia cortical bone midshaft cross-sectional area
Related Synonyms: tibial midshaft cortical cross-sectional area
Xrefs: MA:0001361
Definition Sources: American_Heritage:The_American_Heritage_Science_Dictionary_2005, PMID:20699128, Stedman:Stedmans_Medical_Dictionary

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