Longitudinal Section of the Femur
The longitudinal section of the extremity of the femur, exhibiting the arrangement of the spongy substance. Labels: 1, 2 Positions in which the compact substance appears to resolve itself into a series of arches.
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Cutter, Calvin First Book on Analytic Anatomy, Physiology and Hygiene, Human and Comparative (Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott & Co., 1875) 19