During life they are frequently mistaken for subperiosteal hemorrhages.
The most characteristic hemorrhage, the subperiosteal, will be fully discussed when considering the bone lesions.
Growth is by substitution at the proximal end and by subperiosteal lamellation circumferentially.
subperiosteal hemorrhage may be clearly seen by means of the fluoroscope or in X-ray photographs (Figs. 16 and 17).
The cases complicated with subperiosteal hemorrhages are claimed as scurvy by Th.
If there has been no subperiosteal abscess, the dressing need not be removed for forty-eight hours.
periosteum per·i·os·te·um (pěr'ē-ŏs'tē-əm)
n. pl. per·i·os·te·a (-tē-ə)
The thick fibrous membrane covering the entire surface of a bone except its articular cartilage and serving as an attachment for muscles and tendons.