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cancellous tissue

cancellous tissue in Medicine

cancellous tissue n.
Lattice-like or spongy bone tissue.

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  • It would seem that the first change is one of congestion of the vessels of the bone's cancellous tissue.

    Diseases of the Horse's Foot Harry Caulton Reeks

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