Bony Study

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Bony Study
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  1. Bone Growth
    Interstitial Growth:
    Growth in length of the epiphyseal plates
  2. Bone Growth
    Appositional Growth
    increase/decrease in bone thinkness
  3. What is the bone remodeling process of creating new bone and remaining old bone. This process is not always equal
    Bone Homeostasis
  4. What is accomplished by osteoblast activity. It occures in injured bone or when extra bone is needed
    Bone Deposit (growth)
  5. Involves osteoclast activity. Releases acid
    Bone Reabsorption (breakdown)
  6. Points of reference on the bones are called
    Bony Landmarks
  7. Bony Landmarks
    Projecting corner of a bone
    Angel
  8. Bony Landmarks
    Linear body ridge often edge of a bone
    Border
  9. Bony Landmarks
    Knuckle shaped, rounded projection of the end of a long bone (end of humerus and femur)
    Cordyle
  10. Bony Landmarks
    Very Promiment linear elevation (ilioc cres (hip bone)
    Crest
  11. Bony Landmarks
    Projection over the is called
    Epicordyles
  12. Bony Landmarks
    Small, smooth, shallow depression articulating with another bone is called
    Facet
  13. Bony Landmarks
    hole or opening for blood vessels and nerves to pass through
    Foramen
  14. Bony Landmarks
    small holes/openings where blood vessels and nerves exit is called
    Foramin
  15. Bony Landmarks
    Shallow depression in a bone is called
    Fossa
  16. Bony Landmarks
    depression that accomidates a structure
    Groone
  17. Bony Landmarks
    What is the round end of a bone called
    Head

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