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Ollier's layer

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The inner layer of the periosteum, closest to the bone. The osteoblasts are in this layer.


  • L. X. E. L. Ollier:
    Des moyens chirurgicaux de favoriser la reproduction des os après les résections, etc.
    Gazette hebdomadaire de médecine et de chirurgie, Paris, 1858, 5: 572-577, 651-653, 733-736, 769-770, 853-857, 890, 899-905.

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