pelvic bone

pelvic bone n HIP BONE

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Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • pelvic bone — 1) innominate bone (the pelvic fin bone in Gasterosteidae, sometimes a misnomer for the ectocoracoid. Also called pelvic plate, posterior process, pubic bone and medial plate) 2) the ventral element in the priapium of the Phallostethidae on which …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • pelvic bone —   Iwi pūhaka, kā …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • pelvic plate — innominate bone (the pelvic fin bone in Gasterosteidae, sometimes a misnomer for the ectocoracoid. Also called pelvic bone, posterior process, pubic bone and medial plate) …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • bone-marrow transplant — /bohn mar oh/ Surg. a technique in which a small amount of bone marrow is withdrawn by a syringe from a donor s pelvic bone and injected into a patient whose ability to make new blood cells has been impaired by a disease, as anemia or cancer, or… …   Universalium

  • bone-marrow transplant — /bohn mar oh/ Surg. a technique in which a small amount of bone marrow is withdrawn by a syringe from a donor s pelvic bone and injected into a patient whose ability to make new blood cells has been impaired by a disease, as anemia or cancer, or… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Bone — is the substance that forms the skeleton of the body. It is composed chiefly of calcium phosphate and calcium carbonate. It also serves as a storage area for calcium, playing a large role in calcium balance in the blood. The 206 bones in the body …   Medical dictionary

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