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*  Knee cartilage replacement therapy
... or re-grow cartilage tissue to replace missing or damaged cartilage. One cell-based replacement technique is called autologous ... Once cartilage damage is assessed there are two methods to access the joint to proceed with the AMIC surgery. First is to ... Articular cartilage, most notably that which is found in the knee joint, is generally characterized by very low friction, high ... The human body's own cartilage is still the best material for lining knee joints. This drives efforts to develop ways of using ...
*  Meckel
Germany Meckel's diverticulum Meckel syndrome Meckel's cartilage Meckel's cave Meckel's ganglion. ...
*  Stifle joint
Cushioning' of the joint is provided by two C-shaped pieces of cartilage called menisci which sit between the medial and ...
*  Perichondritis
... is inflammation of the perichondrium, a layer of connective tissue which surrounds cartilage. A common form, ... and also affects cartilage of the larynx. This may result in deformations and stenoses. Chondritis "Perichondritis" at ...
*  Glycosaminoglycan
For example, in the cornea and cartilage, the keratan sulfate domain of aggrecan consists of a series of tandemly repeated ... such as cartilage. In vivo, hyaluronic acid forms hydrated coils that form randomly kinked coils that entangle to form a ...
*  Chondroblast
Once they embed themselves into the cartilage matrix, they grow the cartilage matrix by growing more cartilage extracellular ... Chondroblasts then secrete cartilage matrix around themselves in order to reform the lost cartilage tissue.[citation needed] ... This is a thin layer of connective tissue which protects cartilage and is where chondroblasts help to expand cartilage size ... a protein which inhibits cartilage differentiation. These preferences are important since mature cartilage tissue is avascular ...
*  ADAMTS7
This enzyme catalyzes the degradation of cartilage oligomeric matrix protein (COMP) degradation. ADAMTS7 has been associated ... "miR-105/Runx2 axis mediates FGF2-induced ADAMTS expression in osteoarthritis cartilage". Journal of Molecular Medicine (Berlin ... a metalloproteinase that directly binds to and degrades cartilage oligomeric matrix protein". FASEB journal: official ...
*  Femur
By the sixth week of development, the first hyaline cartilage model of the femur is formed by chondrocytes. Endochondral ...
*  Cartilage
Other type of cartilage found in Limulus polyphemus is the endosternite cartilage, a fibrous-hyaline cartilage with ... The cartilage covering bones (articular cartilage-a subset of hyaline cartilage) is thinned, eventually completely wearing away ... The cephalopod cranial cartilage is the invertebrate cartilage that shows more resemblance to the vertebrate hyaline cartilage ... Cartilage is classified in three types, elastic cartilage, hyaline cartilage and fibrocartilage, which differ in relative ...
*  Cricoid cartilage
The cricoid cartilage sits just inferior to the thyroid cartilage in the neck, at the level of the C6 vertebra, and is joined ... Cricoid cartilage. Larynx The cartilages of the larynx. Posterior view. Ligaments of the larynx. Posterior view. Sagittal ... Inferior to it are the rings of cartilage around the trachea (which are not continuous - rather they are C-shaped with a gap ... Cricoid cartilage Tracheotomy Salem MR, Sellick BA, Elam JO. The historical background of cricoid pressure in anesthesia and ...
*  Cartilage tumor
... s form in Cartilage tissue. They can be either benign (Chondroma) or malignant (chondrosarcoma). Frequently ... In some cases tumors that formed in other tissues may produce a cartilage-like matrix, an example of this is the pleomorphic ... these tumors appear in bone, and not in pre-existing cartilage tissue. ...
*  Meckel's cartilage
The Meckelian Cartilage, also known as "Meckel's Cartilage", is a piece of cartilage from which the mandibles (lower jaws) of ... Meckel's cartilage arises from the first pharyngeal arch. The dorsal end of each cartilage is connected with the ear-capsule ... the cartilage was covered in bone - although in their embryos the jaw initially develops as the Meckelian Cartilage. In all ... Originally it was the lower of two cartilages which supported the first branchial arch in early fish. Then it grew longer and ...
*  Vomeronasal cartilage
The vomeronasal cartilage (or Jacobson's cartilage) is a narrow strip of cartilage, low on the medial wall of the nasal cavity ... The cartilage lies below, but is not connected to, the rudimentary vomeronasal organ of Jacobson. Ludwig Lewin Jacobson (1783- ... http://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/jacobson's+cartilage. ...
*  Hyaline cartilage
Cartilage Hyaline Articular cartilage injuries Articular cartilage damage Articular cartilage repair http://www.wheelessonline. ... Hyaline cartilage is glass-like (hyaline) but translucent cartilage. It is found on many joint surfaces. It is pearl-grey in ... Articular cartilage is hyaline cartilage on the articular surfaces of bones. As such, it lies inside the joint cavity of ... Articular cartilage of the elbow joint as seen in dissection A synovial joint with bone, articular cartilage, and articular ...
*  Cartilage (journal)
Cartilage is a quarterly peer-reviewed academic journal that covers research in the field of sports medicine, especially the ... It was established in 2010 and is currently published by SAGE Publications on behalf of the International Cartilage Repair ... Cartilage is abstracted and indexed in Chemical Abstracts and Scopus. Official website. ... musculoskeletal system with particular attention to cartilage repair, function, and degeneration. The editor-in-chief is Roy D ...
*  Arytenoid cartilage
... This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's ... The base of each cartilage is broad, and on it is a concave smooth surface, for articulation with the cricoid cartilage. Its ... On it, near the apex of the cartilage, is a rounded elevation (colliculus) from which a ridge (crista arcuata) curves at first ... The arytenoid (/ærɪˈtiːnɔɪd/) cartilages are a pair of small three-sided pyramids which form part of the larynx, to which the ...
*  Costal cartilage
The costal cartilages are bars of hyaline cartilage that serve to prolong the ribs forward and contribute to the elasticity of ... The medial ends of the eighth, ninth, and tenth costal cartilages are pointed, and are connected each with the cartilage ... In old age the costal cartilages are prone to undergo superficial ossification. Position of the costal cartilages (shown in red ... and tenth cartilages, respectively. The lateral end of each cartilage is continuous with the osseous tissue of the rib to which ...
*  Cartilage conduction
In cartilage conduction, sound (vibration) energy stimulates the cartilages of the external auditory canal and induces air ... In contrast, cartilage conduction is accounted for by sound (vibration) energy stimulating the cartilage at the external ... The basic premise of cartilage conduction hearing aids is that cartilage located outside the ear canal is vibrated, such that ... Cartilage conduction can realize better communication than loudspeaker systems. It was initially thought that cartilage ...
*  Shark cartilage
... is a dietary supplement made from the dried and powdered cartilage of a shark; that is, from the tough material ... "Shark Cartilage for Joint Relief". "Shark Cartilage Shows No Benefit as a Therapeutic Agent for Lung Cancer". University of ... "Shark Cartilage, Not a Cancer Therapy". New York Times. June 3, 2007. "Facts endangering sharks: Cartilage". Shark Foundation, ... "Shark Cartilage". American Cancer Society. November 1, 2008. Szabo, Liz (June 4, 2007). "Shark cartilage flounders; flaxseed ...
*  Elastic cartilage
... or yellow cartilage is a type of cartilage present in the outer ear, Eustachian tube and epiglottis. It ... Elastic cartilage is histologically similar to hyaline cartilage but contains many yellow elastic fibers lying in a solid ... These fibers give elastic cartilage great flexibility so that it is able to withstand repeated bending. The chondrocytes lie ... "Elastic cartilage". Medline Plus/Merriam-Webster Dictionary. Retrieved 1 March 2015. Histology image: 12_02 at the University ...
*  Triangular cartilage
... may refer to: Triangular fibrocartilage at the wrist Acetabular labrum at the hip joint Hip Arthroscopy. ...
*  Slug Cartilage
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*  Triradiate cartilage
The triradiate cartilage (in Latin cartilago ypsiloformis) is the 'Y'-shaped epiphyseal plate between the ilium, ischium and ... In children, the triradiate cartilage closes at an approximate bone age of 12 years for girls and 14 years for boys. Evaluating ... the position of the triradiate cartilage on an AP radiograph of the pelvis with both Perkin's line and Hilgenreiner's line can ...
*  Cartilage baroque
... all these use the local words for cartilage), and style cartilage may be encountered in French. However, the various terms can ... the shapes may give the impression of imitating flayed skin or cartilage, including the cartilage giving the ear its shape, ... Cartilage baroque denotes a stylistic period centering around the middle of the 17th century in Northern Europe, particularly ... Cartilage baroque draws heavily on established Renaissance art forms, but gets its distinctive style from added ornamental ...
*  Cartilage piercing
A cartilage piercing can refer to any area of cartilage on the body with a perforation created for the purpose of wearing ... Snug: The lower ridge of cartilage of the antihelix. A snug piercing also has a unique appearance as the cartilage is pierced ... Antihelix: The raised ridge of cartilage between the helix and ear canal. Rook: The upper ridge of cartilage of the antihelix; ... Helix: The outer rim of cartilage on the ear, extending from just above the lobe to its apex and then curving down slightly to ...