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Term:
skeletal system measurement (CMO:0001159)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
joint measurement +   
muscle measurement +   
skeletal system measurement +   
Any measurement, morphological or physiological, of all or part of the skeletal system, the body's framework of bones which give support and shape to the body, protect delicate internal organs, provide sites of attachment for muscles to make motion possible, manufacture blood cells and store minerals.

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Related Synonyms: skeleton measurement
Definition Sources: Miller-Keane:Miller-Keane_Encyclopedia_and_Dictionary_of_Medicine_Nursing_and_Allied_Health--7th_Ed

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