the outer layers of solid, hard bone that covers spongy bone; consists of parallel osteons containing mineral deposits and interstitial lamellae [ MP:0003797 http://www.informatics.jax.org/accession/hdene https://www.worldcat.org/search?q=bn%3A0-683-40008-8 ]

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Term information

Subsets

uberon_slim, pheno_slim

latin term
substantia corticalis [ FMA:24018 FMA:TA ]

latin term
substantia compacta [ FMA:TA FMA:24018 ]

comment

MP distinguishes compact/cortical bone. in other AOs they are syns

definition

the outer layers of solid, hard bone that covers spongy bone; consists of parallel osteons containing mineral deposits and interstitial lamellae

has exact synonym

substantia compacta (pars ossea)

compact bone

substantia compacta

cortical bone tissue

bony cortex

compact bone tissue

cortical bone

cortical region of bone

substantia corticalis

id

UBERON:0001439

Term relations