Anatomy&Physiology Lab5

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Anatomy & Physiol


 
  
Created Mar 8, 2010
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Periosteum
 
fibrous membrane which covers the bone
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Articular cartilage
 
a thin layer of cartilage that covers the epiphyseal surface
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Endosteum
 
membrane lining the marrow cavity
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Epiphyseal plate
 
a layer of white hyaline cartilage at the junction of the epiphysis and diaphysis. Place where...
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Haversian canal
 
longitudinal canal in the center of haversian systems; contains blood vessels, nerves, and...
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Lamellae
 
concentric rings of calcified matrix around the Haversian canal
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Lacunae
 
cavities between lamellae that contain bone cells
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Osteocytes
 
mature blood cells located within a lacunae
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Canaliculi
 
small canals that radiate from the Haversian canal and interconnect lacunae with each other
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why is bone classified as connective tissue?
 
because it is highly vascular, it supports, and it has a strong matrix containing osteocytes....
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Route taken by blood through a bone to an osteocyte in a lacunae
 
arteryàcapillariesàperiosteumà Volkmann’s canalàhaversian canalà canaliculusàlacunae...
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hydroxyapatites
 
the inorganic compunds of the matirix of hyaline cartilage
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collagen fibers
 
the organic compounds of the matrix of hyaline cartilage
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Coronal
 
sutures that join the frontal and parietal bones
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Sagittal
 
sutures in the midline which join the 2 parietal bones
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Squamosal
 
sutures that join the temporal bone to the parietal and sphenoid bones
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Lambdoidal
 
sutures that joins the occipital bones
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Wormian bones
 
small bones which lie in the sutures in between cranial bones
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Fontanels
 
soft spots on babys skulls
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kyphosis
 
hunchback. exaggerated concave curve of the thoracic region
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lordosis
 
swayback. exaggerated convex curve of the lumbar region
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keep the vertebrae attached to each other, attachment of ribs, attachment of muscles
 
function of the processes
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dense regular connective tissue
 
what makes up ligaments


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