Medical Definition of Periosteal bone

1. In the development of a long bone a collar or cuff of osseous tissue forms in the perichondrium of the cartilage model; the connective tissue membrane of this perichondral bone then becomes periosteum. Synonym: periosteal bone. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Periosteal Bone

perioplic
perioplic band
perioral
periorbit
periorbita
periorbital
periorbital membrane
periorificial
perioscope
perioscopes
periost
periostea
periosteal
periosteal bone (current term)
periosteal bud
periosteal chondroma
periosteal elevator
periosteal ganglion
periosteal graft
periosteal implantation
periosteal layer of dura mater
periosteal osteosarcoma
periosteal reaction patterns
periosteal reflex
periosteal sarcoma
periosteally
periosteitis

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