Bone Features

Physio
  
Created Oct 8, 2011
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Side ASide B
condyle
large rounded knob, usually articulating with another bone
crest
a narrow ridge
epicondyle
an enlargement near or superior to a condyle
facet
a small flattened area
head
an articulation end of bone that is rounded and enlarged
process
a prominent projection
spine
 a sharp projection
trochanter
located only on the femur a larger version af a tubercle
tubercle
 a knob-like projection
foramen
a passageway though a bone for blood vessels, nerves and ligaments
fossa
groove or shallow depression
meatus
 a tube or tunnel like passageway though bone
sinus
a hollow area


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