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cancellous

 [kan´sĕ-lus]
of a reticular, spongy, or lattice-like structure; said mainly of bone tissue.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

can·cel·lous

(kan'sĕ-lŭs), Do not confuse this word with the noun cancellus.
Denoting bone that has a latticelike or spongy structure.
Synonym(s): cancellated
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

cancellous

(kăn-sĕl′əs, kăn′sə-ləs)
adj. Anatomy
Having an open, latticed, or porous structure. Used especially of bone.
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can·cel·lous

(kan-sĕl'ŭs)
Denoting bone that has a latticelike or spongy structure.
Synonym(s): cancellated.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

cancellous

Of a spongy, porous, lattice-like structure. A term applied to the inner parts of bone.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

can·cel·lous

(kan'sĕ-lŭs)
Denoting bone that has a latticelike or spongy structure.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012

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The remarkable change of cancellous bone was not observed between the sham and OVX rats, although some of the connecting rods were missed in the OVX group.
The average value of elastic modulus for human cortical bone is in the range of 0.909 to 1.2 GPa (12) where as cancellous part covers 20% of mass and have a porosity level of 80% with modulus in the range of 88 to 120 MPa (21,26,27,29,31,32,36).
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However, pQCT measurement revealed that OVX treatment induced the decreases of BMC and BMD of the three bone regions (total, cancellous and cortical bones) compared with those of sham group (Table 1).
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