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skeletal system

functions of skeletal system support movement protection mineral storage hemopoiesis
hemopoiesis forming of blood cells
types of bones long short flat irregular-sesamoid (patella-round)
bone tissues compact/dense cancellous/spongy
epiphysis ends of long bones
diaphysis shaft hollow cylinder compact bone tissue
articular cartilage hyaline cartilage covers surface of epiphyses cushions jars and blows to joints
periosteum compact bone membrane covers all of bone except epiphyses
medullary cavity bone marrow hollow tube adult filled with yellow adipose bone marrow child with red bone marrow
endosteum thin membrane that lines medullary cavity
Created by: mayoung0000