Bone Study- Marking Types

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Bone Study- Marking Types
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  1. Bony Marking Types
    Angle
    Border
    Condyle
    Crest
    Epicondyle
    Focet
    Foramen
    Fossa
    Groove
    Head
    Line
    Meatus
    Notch
    Process
    Protuberance
    Ramus
    Ridge
    Spine
    Trochanter
    Tubercle
    Tuberosity
  2. Angle
    Projecting cornor of a bone
  3. Border
    Linear bony ridge, often the edge of a bone
  4. Condyle
    Rounded projection that forms a join; knuckle shaped
  5. Crest
    Very prominent linear evelation
  6. Epicondyle
    Projection over condyle
  7. Facet
    Small, smooth, shallow depression articulating with another bone
  8. Foramen
    Hole or opening for blood vessels and nerves to pass
  9. Fossa
    Shallow depression in a bone
  10. Groove
    Depression that accomodates a structure
  11. Head
    Round end of a bone
  12. Line
    A narrow bony ridge that is less prominent that a crest
  13. Meatus
    Tubelike opening in a bone that forms a tunnel or canal
  14. Notch
    Deep indecation or a narrow gap in a bone
  15. Process
    General term for any prominence or prolongation from a bone
  16. Protuberance
    Knoblike protrusion of a bone
  17. Ramus
    Long brancelike bony prolongation of a bone
  18. Ridge
    Elongated projection from a bone
  19. Spine (only in scapula)
    Sharp, slender projection of a bone
  20. Trochanter
    Large rough process found only on the femur
  21. Tubercle
    Rounded projection usually blunt and irregular
  22. Tuberosity
    Large, rounded rough projection

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