trabecular pattern


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trabecular pattern

[trəbek′yələr]
Etymology: L, little beam
an irregular meshwork of stress and stress-related struts within a cancellous bone.
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Trabecular pattern

trabecular pattern

The arrangement of the trabeculae of bone in relation to marrow spaces.
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6) In our case, the right mastoid showed an increased T2-weighted MRI signal in the mastoid air space, with a trabecular pattern consistent with mucosal thickening within the air cells (figure 2).
As shown in Figure 4, PMMA filled the marrow space in the expected trabecular pattern.
The tumor cells are arranged in a variety of patterns; the trabecular pattern is quite common (figure 2, A).