Flashcards in Module #3 - Skin And Bones Deck (15)
The outer portion of the skin, formed by epithelial tissue which rests on the dermis.
Dense irregular connective tissue that forms the deep layer of the skin.
Loose connective tissue underneath the dermis which connects the dermis to muscle or bone.
The process of manufacturing blood cells.
Dense bone matrix enclosing only a few small spaces.
Bone with many small spaces or cavities surrounding the bone matrix.
Hyaline cartilage that covers the ends of a bone in a joint.
The portion of the skeleton that supports and protects the head, neck, and trunk.
The portion of the skeleton that attaches to the axial skeleton and has the limbs attached to it.
A junction between flat bones of the skull.
A projection on a bone.