endosteum

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endosteum

 [en-dos´te-um]
the tissue lining the medullary cavity of a bone.

en·dos·te·um

(en-dos'tē-ŭm), [TA]
A layer of cells lining the inner surface of bone in the central medullary cavity.
[endo- + G. osteon, bone]

endosteum

/en·dos·te·um/ (en-dos´te-um) the tissue lining the medullary cavity of a bone.

endosteum

(ĕn-dŏs′tē-əm)
n. pl. endos·tea (-tē-ə)
The thin layer of cells lining the medullary cavity of a bone.

en·dos′te·al adj.

en·dos·te·um

(en-dos'tē-ŭm) [TA]
A layer of cells lining the inner surface of bone in the central medullary cavity.
Synonym(s): medullary membrane.
[endo- + G. osteon, bone]

en·dos·te·um

(en-dos'tē-ŭm) [TA]
A layer of cells lining the inner surface of bone in the central medullary cavity.
Synonym(s): medullary membrane.
[endo- + G. osteon, bone]

endosteum

the tissue lining the medullary cavity of a bone.

cortical endosteum
endosteal lining to cortical bone; delimits the marrow cavity.
osteonal endosteum
endosteal lining of the osteonal canals.
trabecular endosteum
the endosteum which coats the interior surfaces of the trabeculae.