Flashcards in Anatomy Colloq 1/2 Deck (50)
The process of hematopoiesis occurs in the...
Yellow bone marrow
Red bone marrow
Both c and d
Red bone marrow
During bone formation the primary center of ossification forms in the...
A) proximal epiphysis
B) distal epiphysis
C) epiphyseal plate
The function of the epiphyseal plate is to...
A) allow more flexibility in a long bone
B) allow the bone increase in diameter
C) allow the bone increase in length
D) provide nourishment to isolated osteocytes
E) both B and C are correct
Allow the bone to increase in length
Osteons are typical to the structure of...
Friction reduction and shock absorption are functions of...
A) the articular cartilage
B) the periosteum
C) the epiphyseal plate
D) the bone marrow
E) the endosteum
All of the following bones would be produced via endochondral ossification except the
All of the following are part of the axial skeleton except the
A) occipital bone
B) hyoid bone
D) coxal bones
Which of the following sutures generally does not persist into adulthood?
The bones forming the greater portions of the sides and the roof of the cranial cavity are the
There are normally two of each of the following bones except the...
The carotid artery passes through the carotid canal in the...
A) greater wings of the sphenoid bone
B) body of the sphenoid bone
C) mastoid process of the temporal bone
D) petrous portion of the temporal bone
E) occipital condyles
Petrous portion of the temporal bone
The superior orbital fissure is located...
A) in the supraorbital margin
B) between the anterior aspects of the grea- ter and lesser wings of the sphenoid bone
C) between the petrous portion of the tem-
poral bone and the occipital bone
D) in the orbit between the sphenoid and
E) between the lacrimal and nasal bones
Between the anterior aspects of the greater and lesser wings of the sphenoid bone
The temporal bone articulates with all of the following except the...
A) parietal bone
B) zygomatic bone
D) frontal bone
E) sphenoid bone
Directly anterior to the sphenoid bone and posterior to the nasal bone is the...
A) zygomatic bone
D) hyoid bone
E) ethmoid bone
Paranasal sinuses are found in all of the following bones except the...
A) frontal bone
B) sphenoid bone
C) zygomatic bone
D) ethmoid bone
E) only A and C are correct
All of the following are in the distal road of the carpal bones except...
The triquetral bone is part of the proximal row just medial to the lunate and deep to the pisiform bone.
Which of the following is part of the elbow joint?
A) trochlear notch of the ulna
B) ulnar noch of the radius
C) head of the humerus
D) styloid process of the radius
E) head of the ulna
The trochlear notch the ulna
All of the following form part of the orbit except...
All of the following foraminifera are in the sphenoid the except the...
Superior orbital fissure
The part of the tibia that articulates with the head of the fibula...
None of these
Superior tibiofibular joint is located inferior to the lateral condyle.
The prominence that can be felt on the medial surface of the ankle is the...
When the forearm is flexed which of the following is true?
The olecranon moves into the olecranon fossa
The coronoid process moves into the coronoid fossa
The radial head moves into the radial fossa
The radial head moves into the glenoid fossa
Both b and c are correct.
Both b and c; the coronoid process moves into the coronoid fossa and the radial head moves into the radial fossa
The radius articulates with the
All of the following are true for the pelvis except...
It surrounds the pelvic cavity
It's inferior opening is the pelvic outlet
It is bounded anteriorly by the abdominal wall
It is bounded posteriorly by the sacrum and coccyx
It is the part of the bony pelvis below the pelvic brim
It is bounded anteriorly by the abdominal wall.
Which of the following best describes inversion?
Turning soles of feet to face each other
The movement that increases the angle between articulating bones is...
The type of movement normally seen at pivot joints is...
Which of the following is an example of synchondroses ?
Joint between root of tooth and alveolus
Both A and B
Rotation is only possible at the...
Proximal radio ulnar joint- pivot movement
Vertebrocostal is gliding diarthrosis, slight movement
Radiocarpal is ellipsoidal diarthrosis flexion/extension
Temperomandibular is combing gliding and hinge
Atlantooccipital is ellipsoidal diarthrosis