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Term:
total volumetric bone mineral density (CMO:0001728)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
cortical volumetric bone mineral density  
total volumetric bone mineral density  
Measurement of the mineral mass per unit volume of an entire bone, the hard, rigid form of connective tissue constituting most of the skeleton of vertebrates and composed chiefly of calcium salts, including any and all relevant subdivisions of that bone.
trabecular volumetric bone mineral density  

Synonyms
Related Synonyms: total vBMD ;   total volumetric BMD
Definition Sources: Dorland:Dorlands_Illustrated_Medical_Dictionary--31st_Ed, ISBN:978-1416049982, McGraw-Hill:McGraw-Hill_Concise_Dictionary_of_Modern_Medicine

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