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Flashcards in Axial Skeletal Sys Deck (11):
1

What is included in the nasal complex

superior border
inferior border
lateral border

2

What re the 4 different sinuses

Frontal
Ethmoid
Sphenoid
Maxillary

3

Sinus that tooth roots can reach

Maxillary

4

What are the 4 different vertebral curvature?

Cervical - Anterior curve (primary)
Thoracic - Posterior curve (secondary)
Lumbar - Anterior curve (primary)
Sacral - Posterior (secondary)

5

What are the three different abnormal curvatures?

Scoliosis - lateral curvature
Lordosis - back is overly arched (beer belly)
Kyphosis - back is overly hunched (hunchback)

6

Primary curves are also known as what?

Accommodation curves (accommodating viscera)

7

Secondary curves are also known as what?

Compensation curves (compensating for 2 legs)

8

Spinal nerves exit through what?

Intervertebral Foramen
(only exist with two vertebra)

9

Transverse and Spinous processes attach to what?

muscles and ligaments

10

5 different types of vertebrae

cervical
thoracic
lumbar
sacral
coccyx

11

three parts of the sternum

manubrium
body
xiphoid process