Flashcards in The Appendicular Skeleton Deck (11):
Where does the radius articulate with the humorous and ulna?
What connects the radius and the ulna?
Head articulates with capitulum of humerus and with radial notch of ulna
Interosseous membrane connects the radius and the ulna
How many carpal bones in the hand? What are they called?
Eight bones in 2 rows:
Proximal row from (lateral to medial)
Scaphoid, lunate, triquetrum and pisiform proximally
Distal row from (lateral to medial)
Trapezium, trapezoid, capitate, and hamate distally
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What are the 3 bones that make up the pelvic girdle (hip bone)
Ilium, ischium, pubis
Together with the sacrum and coccyx, these bones form the body pelvis
What is the differences seen between a male and female pelvis
Adapted for childbearing
True pelvis (inferior to pelvic brim) defines birth canal
Cavity of the true pelvis is
and has greater carrying capacity
Tilted less forward
Adapted for support of males heavier build and stronger muscles
Cavity of true pelvis is narrow and deep
Comparison of male and female pelves
Female: lighter,thinner, and smoother
Male: heavier, thicker and more prominent markings
F- small and farther apart
M-large, closer together
F- more movable, straighter
M-less movable, curves ventrally
The medial maleolus is found is found on which bone?
The lateral styloid process is found in which bone?
Which 2 carpal bones articulate with the radius?
Scaphoid and lunate
The pectoral girdle is made up of which two bones
Clavicle and scapula
List the three arches of the human foot
Medial longitudinal arch, lateral longitudinal arch, transverse arch