Flashcards in Chapter 7 review Deck (11):
What is an organic component of bone?
What is vascular membrane on the inside of the diaphysis?
What is the epiphysis?
enlarged end of a long bone
What is the diaphysis?
shaft of a long bone
how many bones are in the body?
Where do chondrocytes multiply and line up?
the zone of proliferation
What does the parathyroid gland secrete?
What is calcitonin?
lowers blood calcium
What is calcitrol?
increases blood calcium
What produces flat bone?