Biology

Question

What area of the long bone is covered with cartilage

1 Answer

  • Epiphyseal plate of a long bone is where the hyaline cartilage is positioned. It is found in the end of a long bone which is responsible for increasing the bone’s length during the period of development, it is also called as the growth plate. In turn, individuals that experience problems or certain disorders regarding the growth plate can have adverse effects to one’s development and result to dwarfism.