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Anatomy

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The is an organ of both the endocrine and lymphatic systems   thymus  
the directional term refers to a body part that is closer to the head or above   superior  
the mediastinum does not contain the   lungs  
which type of epithelium is adapted to protect underlying tissues from abrasion and friction   stratified squamous  
what are the three types of serous membranes   pleurae peritoneum pericardium  
nervous tissue cells that play several supporting roles but do not transmit impulses are called   glial cells  
which epidermal layer is foundi n thick skin only   stratum lucidum  
a typical example of a long bone is the   tibia  
the bony enclosure that houses the pituitary gland is the   sella turcica  
the only only unpaired bones of the face are the   mandible and vomer  
the further away from a limbs attachment point a strucer is the more blank it is   distal  
the hard palate is blank to the tongue   superior  
the big toe is blank to the little toe   medial  
a plane of section will seperate the occipital bone from the maxilla   coronal  
the blank system is the site of blood cell production   skeletal  
groin region   inguinal  
sole of the foot   plantar  
part of the blank pleura is attaced to the surface of the diaphragm   parietal  
the blank layer of the dermis is composed of areolar connective tissue   papillary  
that part of a gland which actually synthesized and secretes a digestive enzyme would consitute the blank of the gland   parenchyma  
type of cell from which connective tissue is derived   mesenchyme  
type of cell found in the stratum corneum of the epidermis   keratinocyte  
protein that binds water and swells up to make ground substance more viscous   glycosaminoglycan  
type of cell junction that helps attach a cell to the basement membrane   hemidesmosomes  
fthe blank sweat glands produce a watery secretion that is important in thermoregulation   merocrine  
type of muscle tissue characterized by interclated discs   cardiac  
type of cartilage found in a meniscus in the knee joint   fibrocartilage  
type of lamellae which make up the trabeculae of spongy bone   parallel  
which type of connective tissue would take the longest to heal   cartilage  
mitosis occasionally occurs in this stratum of the epidermis   spinosum  
type of marrow found in the medullary cavity of an adults long bone   yellow  
small muscles located in the skin   arrector pili  
the beams or plates of bone found in spongy bone   trabeculae  
the growth zone of a long bone   epipyseal plate  
the bone cell that gets rid of the bumb found on a bone with a healed fracture   osteoclast  
consists of a fibrous layer and a cellular layer   periosteum  
location of most of the spongy bone in a long bone   epephysis  
bone feature found only on the femur   trochanter  
the mandibular fossa is found on the blank bone   temporal  
the palantine process is found on the blank bone   maxilla  
the blank bone forms the lower or inferior part of the bony nasal septum   vomer  
found in the petrous portion of the temporal bone   malleus  
process which is the insertion point of the temporalis muscle   coronoid  
forms the posterior wall of the vertebral foramen   lamina  
contributes to the formation of an intervertebral foramen   articular process  
an abnormal lateral curvature usually in the thoracic region   scoliosis  
these five vertebrae create a secondary or compensation curve   lumbar  
one of these vertebrae is the only one that does not contain a body   cervical  
contains clavicular notches   manubrium  
describes rib # 8   false  


   


 
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