Flashcards in Bone Markings Deck (22)
What are the 4 types of bone markings?
projection, articulation, opening, depression
What 2 skeletal structures have a depression marking?
What 5 skeletal structures have an articulation?
condyle, facet, fontanel, head, suture
What 3 skeletal structures have an opening?
foramen, meatus, sinus
What 7 skeletal structures have a projection?
crest, epicondyle, process, spine, trochanter, tubercle, tuberosity
A rounded process that usually articulates with another bone
A narrow, ridgelike projection
A projection situated above a condyle
a small, nearly flat surface
A soft spot in the skull where membranes cover the space between bones
An opening through a bone that usually is a passageway for blood vessels, nerves, or ligaments
A relatively deep pit or depression
A tiny pit or depression
An enlargement on the end of a bone
A tubelike passageway within a bone
A prominent projection on a bone
A cavity within a bone
A thornlike projection
An interlocking line of union between bones
A relatively large process
A small, knoblike process