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bone mineral content (CMO:0001554)
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bone mineral content +   
Measurement of the amount, i.e. the mass, of mineral in bone, the hard, rigid form of connective tissue constituting most of the skeleton of vertebrates and composed chiefly of calcium salts.
bone mineral density  
volumetric bone mineral density +   

Related Synonyms: BMC
Definition Sources: Dorland:Dorlands_Illustrated_Medical_Dictionary--31st_Ed, ISBN:978-1416049982, PMID:12434164

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