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Anat1 - Pelvis

(Week 8)

The _______ _______ is formed by a pair of hip bones. pelvic girdle
The pelvic girdle attaches the _______ _______ to the _______ _______ with the strongest ligaments of the body. lower limbs, axial skeleton
The _______ is a large flaring bone that forms the superior region of the coxal bone. ilium
The ilium consists of a body and a superior winglike portion called the _______. ala
The broad posterolateral surface of the ilium is called the _______ _______. gluteal surface
The articular surface of the ilium articulates with the _______. sacrum
The four spines of the ilium are: ASIS - anterior superior iliac spine AIIS - anterior inferior iliac spine PSIS - posterior superior iliac spine PIIS - posterior inferior iliac spine
When you rest your hands on your hips, you are resting them on the thickened superior margins of the alae, the _______ _______, to which many muscles attach. iliac crests
The _______ forms the posteroinferior part of the hip bone. ischium
The thick body of the ischium articulates with the _______, and the thinner ramus articulates with the _______. ilium, pubis
The _______ forms the anterior portion of the hip bone. pubis (pubic bone)
The anterior border of the pubis is thickened to form the _______ _______. pubic crest
The bodies of the two pubic bones are joined by a fibrocartilage disc, forming the midline _______ _______ joint. pubic symphysis
Created by: sdouglass



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