PdBio Chp 6
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The process of blood cell production is called?
In osteolysis the liberated calcium
A. enters the blood
B. Enters bone matrix
C enters bone marrow
Enters the blood
what characterizes articular cartilage?
- it functions to reduce friction in joints
- it cover an epiphysis
- it is composed of hyaline cartilage
Bones of the skeleton function as ______ that are pulled when skeletal muscles contract
Osteoprogenitor cells produce
- stem cells
- a cell that becomes an osteoblast
What are the microscopic parts of bone?
- concentric lamellae
- circumferential lamellae
- perforating canal
in intramembranous ossification, newly formed bone that is immature and not well organized is called?
A. endochondral bone
B. woven bone
C. secondary bone
D. lamellar bone
A bone's growth in diameter is called ______ growth
what characterize canaliculi?
- Nutrients pass through them
- they contain osteocyte cytoplasmic extensions
- they extend from lacunae to lacunae.
a thin layer of hyaline cartilage covering an epiphysis of a lone bone is called
what artery is inside the bone?
describe an osteon?
- it is microscopic
- it contians a central canal
- it runs parallel to the diaphysis of a long bone
- it is also called a Haversian systerm
the region of a mature bone between the diaphysis and epiphysis is the ____________
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