yellow marrow


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Related to yellow marrow: yellow bone marrow, red marrow
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Noun1.yellow marrow - bone marrow that is yellow with fat; found at the ends of long bones in adults
bone marrow, marrow - the fatty network of connective tissue that fills the cavities of bones
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Vegetable spaghetti" looks like a pale, yellow marrow and is just as easy to grow.
The fatty mass seen on fat-saturated MRI actually represented yellow marrow in the corpus sphenoidale instead of air.
7) In the mixed phase, the signal characteristics of the yellow marrow may be preserved and may have more fat than the unaffected bone.