Spontaneous fibro-osseous lesions in aging female mice

B. Sass, R. J. Montali

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Fibrous tissue and occasionally bony trabeculae replaced part of the marrow cavity in the sternebrae of aging mice. These lesions were observed in 99 of 228 females and only 1 of 226 males. The pathogenesis of the lesions was not determined.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)907-909
Number of pages3
JournalLaboratory animal science
Issue number5
StatePublished - Dec 1 1980

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Animal Science and Zoology
  • veterinary(all)


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