Tubulation

Andrew Murphy and Dr Henry Knipe et al.

Tubulation is the adult-type appearance of long bones with a diaphyseal narrowing or constriction that forms due to periosteal bone resorption and endosteal bone formation at the metaphysis during longitudinal bone growth at the physis

Related pathology

Numerous diseases can affect tubulation. For example 1,2:

Article information

rID: 81873
Section: Anatomy
Tag: cases, cases
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:

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