• mineral
  • Specifically, the bone mineral content was measured using DEXA analysis of the proximal femur and lumbar spine of nine female Bikram Yoga instructors between the ages of 30 and 59, who not only participated in a minimum of 3 classes (4.5 hours) a week, but also actively taught Bikram Yoga classes. (scirp.org)
  • osteolysis
  • When inflammation occurs in the vicinity of bone, such as in RA, PsA, orthopedic implant-associated osteolysis, and osteomyelitis, it induces focal erosion that is often devastating. (jci.org)
  • high
  • While it has been asserted that one variable associated with preserving bone health is participation in high-impact exercises, those same exercises are also well documented to damage the hip and knee joints. (scirp.org)
  • Individuals within a give group could have high or low bone volume. (washington.edu)
  • cell
  • Your doctor may order a bone marrow exam if blood tests, such as cell counts, are abnormal or don't provide enough information about a suspected problem. (pharmacypedia.org)
  • growth
  • Appositional bone growth along these suture margins is primarily responsible for the lengthening of calvarial bones rather than their thickening, i.e., the cranial suture is to calvarial growth as the epiphyseal growth plate is to long bone growth (Wolf et al. (wiley.com)
  • The coordinated longitudinal growth of cranial bone is important for housing developing sensory structures involved in vision, olfaction, and audition. (wiley.com)
  • types
  • Examining bone marrow gives a detailed picture of the types, amount and condition of forming blood cells. (pharmacypedia.org)