Pathogenesis of abnormal remodeling of bones: Effects of yellow phosphorus in the growing rat
Article first published online: 27 JAN 2005
Copyright © 1973 Wiley-Liss, Inc.
The Anatomical Record
Volume 177, Issue 1, pages 15–22, September 1973
How to Cite
Whalen, J. P., O'Donohue, N., Krook, L. and Nunez, E. A. (1973), Pathogenesis of abnormal remodeling of bones: Effects of yellow phosphorus in the growing rat. Anat. Rec., 177: 15–22. doi: 10.1002/ar.1091770103
- Issue published online: 27 JAN 2005
- Article first published online: 27 JAN 2005
- Manuscript Accepted: 26 APR 1973
- Manuscript Received: 12 MAR 1973
Histologic examination of metaphyseal bone of rats intoxicated with elemental phosphorus showed that inhibition of osteocytic osteolysis and chondrolysis account for widening of trabeculae and retention of the chondroid core. These changes are reflected in increased radiographic density and abnormal remodeling.