PEIR Digital Library

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DIAGRAM: BONE: Endochondral ossification bone growth series, 13-14 of 14; A=Compact Bone, B=Spongy Bone, C=Area of Bone Resorption, D=Area of Bone Formation -- PICTURE 13-As growth in length occurs, bone diameter also increases. This occurs as the bone lining the marrow cavity is resorbed while osteoblasts from