periosteum and endosteum

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periosteum an d endost


 
  
Created Feb 19, 2010
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what are the main function of periosteum and endosteum
 
nutritionof osseous tissue and provision of a contimous supply of new osetoblasts for repair...
2
whic is thinner the periosteum or endosteum
 
 endosteum
3
endosteum is found where within the bone  
 
lining of internal cavities within the bone
4
what is endosteum composed of
 
single layer of flattened osteoprogenitor cells and small amounts of conncective tissue
5
what is periosteum consists of
 
outer layer of collagen fibers and fibroblasts
6
what binds the periosteum to the bone
 
sharpeys fibers
7
sharpeys fibers are what type of fibers?
 
collagen fibers
8
how does sharpeys fibers bind perisoteum to the bone
 
penetration of the bone matrix,
9
perisoteum has an inner layer. what is it made of
 
osteoprogenitor cells (fibroblastlike cells)
10
what is the principal function of osteoprogenitor cells
 
bone growth and repair

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