Human Anatomy & Physiology (9th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321743261
ISBN 13: 978-0-32174-326-8

Chapter 6 - Bones and Skeletal Tissues - Review Questions: 4

Answer

(d) medullary cavities in bones of a healthy adult

Work Step by Step

Hematopoiesis occurs mostly in the heads of adult bones because little red bone marrow is present in spongy bone and medullary cavities.
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