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BB1701 The Human Body: Principles of Anatomy and Physiology > Skeletal System > Flashcards

Flashcards in Skeletal System Deck (25):
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Label this cross-section of a long bone:

 

 

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Label the sections of this long bone:

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Label the bones of the skull and face:

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Label the bones of the skull and face:

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Condyle

Rounded process that usually articulates with another bone

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Crest

 

Narrow, ridgelike projection

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Epicondyle

Projection situated above a condyle

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Facet

Small, nearly flat surface

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Fontanel

 

Soft spot in the skull where membranes cover the space between bones

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Foramen

Opening through a bone that usually is a passageway for blood vessels, nerves, or ligaments

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Fossa

 

Relatively deep pit or depression

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Fovea

Tiny pit or depression

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Head

 

Enlargement on the end of a bone

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Meatus

Tubelike passageway within a bone

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Process

Prominent projection on a bone

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Sinus

Cavity within a bone

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Spine

Thornlike projection

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Suture

Interlocking line of union between bones

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Trochanter

Relatively large process

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Tubercle

 

Small, knoblike process

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Tuberosity

Knoblike process usually larger than a tubercle

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Label the bones in the hand:

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Label the bones in the foot:

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Label the bones in the foot:

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What are the six types of joint based on functionality?

  1. Ball-and-socket
  2. Condylar
  3. Plane
  4. Hinge
  5. Pivot 
  6. Saddle

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