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Medullary cavity

medullary cavity The marrow cavity in the shaft of a long bone. Synonym: cavitas medullaris, cavum... Read More

Nervous System

    THE is the most complicated and highly organized of the various systems which make up the human body. It is the... Read More

Lymph nodes

Lymph nodes definition Lymph nodes are small, bean-shaped organs located in different parts of the body and act as... Read More

Parenchyma

Parenchyma Definition What does parenchyma mean? Let's define the word "parenchyma". Most of the functional tissues in... Read More

Long bone

Long bone One of the elongated bones of the extremities, consisting of a tubular shaft (diaphysis) and two extremities... Read More

Nutrient artery

nutrient artery (Science: anatomy, artery) An artery of variable origin that supplies the medullary cavity of a long... Read More

Pipe bone

pipe bone --> long bone One of the elongated bones of the extremities, consisting of a tubular shaft (diaphysis) and two... Read More

Renal medulla

Definition noun, plural: renal medullae or renal medullas The inner region of the kidney that is arranged into renal... Read More