Flashcards in Exam 1 - The Axial Skeleton Deck (19)
How many bones form the typical adult appendicular skeleton
How many bones form the typical axial skeleton
What bones form the axial skeleton?
What is the name given to the adult skull minues the mandible?
What are the names given to the top of the adult skull?
calvaria / calva
What are the categories of bone forming the typical adult skulls?
facial skeleton (splanchnocranium/visceral cranium)
What is the total number of bones forming the typical adult skull
How many bones form the typical adult neurocranium?
What bones form the facial cranium?
inferior nasal concha
How many bones form the facial skeleton (splanchnocranium / visceral skeleton) ?
How many bones comprise the typical adult auditor ossicles?
How many bones are present in the adult hyoid?
What is the number of bones comprising each region of the typical adult spinal column or vertebral column?
What is the name given to the presacral region of the typical adult vertebral column?
What is the total number of bones forming the typical adult spine?
What is the definition of "spine" as it pertains to the vertebral column?
the pre-sacral region of the vertebral column or spinal column
How many bones are present in the typical adult sternum?
What regions are present along the typical adult sternum?
the manubrium sterni
the corpus sterni
the xiphoid process