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Osteoarthritis and cartilage / OARS, Osteoarthritis Research Society 14 (1): 3-12 (2006)

Cell columns in articular cartilage physes questioned: a review.

P D Byers , R A Brown
To report the outcome of a search of the literature for evidence in support of the published [Brown RA, Blunn GW, Salisbury JR, Byers PD. Two patterns of calcification in primary (physeal) and secondary (epiphyseal) growth cartilage. Clin Orthop1993;294:318-24] observation that there are differences in the cellular organisation and ossification between the articular growth cartilage and the metaphyseal physis, i.e., dual patterns of ossification.
DOI: 10.1016/j.joca.2005.08.008      ISSN: 1063-4584