Skip to Content
Medical Term:

bundle bone


Definition: immature bone containing thick bundles of collagen fibers arranged nearly parallel to one another with osteocytes in between; a similar type of bone is found in regions penetrated by fibers of Sharpey, as at ligament and tendon attachments.

© Copyright 2016 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review Date: Sep 19, 2016.