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Physiology Lab 04


axial skeleton central (80 bones)
appendicular skeleton sides (126 bones)
long bone longer than they are wide, with a thick compact bone exterior
short bone almost equal in length and width and contain a thick interior of spongy bone covered by a thin veneer of compact bone
flat bone relatively flat, but may be curved, and contain a thin, spongy bone interior covered by a thin veneer of compact bone
irregular bone self-explanatory and do not easily fit into any category (vertebral)
sesamoid bone small bones that develop in tendons (patella) for protection against wear and tear; form at points of friction
sutural bone within the cranium
functions of the skeletal system lever system for locomotion, storage for minerals/nutrients, protection for organs/tissues, framework for the body, blood cell formation (hemopolesis)
epiphyses enlarged proximal and distal ends of long bones
diaphysis middle shaft area of long bones formed by mostly compact bone
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