Huesos cortos

Los huesos cortos tienen la forma aproximada de un cubo, contienen en su mayoría hueso esponjoso y están localizados en las manos y en los pies. La superficie exterior de estos huesos está conformada por una capa delgada de hueso compacto. La rótula también se considera un hueso corto.

Huesos cortos

Revision

Last reviewed 9/14/2012 by A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc., Editorial Team: David Zieve, MD, MHA, and David R. Eltz. Previously reviewedb by David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine (8/15/2011).

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