What is the skeleton initially made of before it ossifies?
Cartilages and fibrous connective tissues
What is the layer of dense irregular tissue that surrounds cartilage? It resist outward expansion when cartilage is compressed and contains blood vessels which provides cartilage with nutrients.
perichondrium (around the cartilage)
What cartilage provides support with flexibility and resilience and is the most abundant of the 3 cartilages?
A type of hyaline cartilage that covers the ends of most bones and movable joints
A type of hyaline cartilage that connects the ribs to the sternum.
a type of hyaline cartilage that is located in the larynx, trachea and other respiratory passageways
a type of hyaline cartilage that supports the external nose
What type of skeletal cartilage is only found in the external ear and epiglottis?
What are the 3 types of cartilage tissue?
What type of skeletal cartilage is highly compressible and consist of parallel row of chondrocytes and thick collagen fibers? located in the menisci,IVD and pubic symphysis
What are the two ways cartilage grows?
appositional growth (from the outside)
interstitial growth (from the inside)
cartilage growth that is cartilage forming due to the production of cartilage matrix on the outside of the tissue is know as what?
cartilage growth that expands the cartilage matrix from the inside due to the division of chondrocytes and their secretion of new matrix is known as what?
What are the 2 divisions of the human skeleton?
Axial 80 bones
appendicular 126 bones
What skeletal division protects and supports and includes the skull, vertebral column and rib cage?
What skeletal division has locomotive and manipulative functions and includes lower and upper extremities and their girdles?
What shapes classify bones?
The internal cavity of a long bone containing yellow fatty marrow is known as what?
The end of long bones lined with hyaline cartilage on joint surfaces is know as what?
what structure lines the internal wall of a long bone?
The outer external dense irregular connective tissue that covers the diaphysis (shaft) of a long bone is known as what?
Wrist and ankle bones are considered what type of bone?
Short (cubed shaped)
a type of short bone that protects tendons from wear and tear is known as what? includes patella and pisiform
a complicates shaped bone such as the vertebra and facial bones is known as what type of bone?
bones that consist of dipole and include the sternum,scapula and ribs is what type of bone?
in flat bone a spongy bone is called what?
The wider part at the end of a long bone adjacent to the epilphyseal disc (plate)
What is the epiphyseal plate cartilage?
growth plate located in long bones and made of hyaline cartilage. It lengthens bones by way of interstitial growth, expanding the cartilage from the inside and completely ossifies between the ages of 18 and 23.
Projections of the bone that are sites of muscle and ligament attachment:
Projections of the bone that help form the joints:
depressions and openings in the bone:
What organic substance makes up 1/3 of the bone matrix and includes ground substance and collagen fiber which are made and secreted by osteoblasts?
Organic components of the bone include:
bone lining cells
osteoid (organic part of the matrix)
Inorganic Components of the bone include:
mineral salts (largely calcium phosphates)
Provides hardness to the bone
What organic component breaks down bone?
actively mitotic bone forming cells that produce bone matrix by secreting the osteoid?
mitotically active bone stem cells found in the periosteum and endosteum are know as what?
Mature bone cells that maintains the bone matrix is know as what?
Red marrow is located in the trabecular cavity of what type of bone?
red marrow is located in the dipole of what type of bone?
red marrow is located in the epiphyses and medullary cavity in what type of bone?
The structural unit of compact bone that runs parallel to the long axis of the long bone and is pillars of support is know as what?
osteons or Haversian systems
Each hollow tube of bone matrix found in an osteon is known as what?
What structure runs through the core of each osteon and contains blood vessels and nerves?
Central Canal or Haversian Canal
what canal runs perpendicular to the haversian canals and connects blood and nerve supply of the periosteum to those in the centeral canals and medullary cavity?
perforating canal or Volkmann's canals
Incomplete lamella that fills in spaces or lies between osteons is known as what?
external rings that surround and form osteons,located just deep to the periosteum and superficial to the endosteum is know as what?
Bone hardening, occurs during bone formation and bone remodling
When a bone is developed from fibrous membrane and the bone is called membrane bone this is what type of ossification?
what type of ossification forms the skull, clavicle,scapula,ribs,sternum and jaw...mostly flat bones?
What are the 4 major steps to Intramembranous ossification?
1.Ossification center form
2.osteoid is secreted by osteblasts and calcifies
3. trabeculae and periosteum is formed
4. lamellar bone replaces woven bone
what type of ossification develops bone by replacing hyaline cartilage , the bone is called cartilage/endochondral bone.
(more complex than than intramembranous ossification, hyaline cartilage must be broken down as ossification proceeds)
Process of Endochondral ossification:
Osteoblasts secrete osteoid, bone collar forms around diaphysis
Cartilage center of diaphysis deteriorates forming cavities (medullary cavity)
periosteal bud invades the forming epiphysis, forming spongy bone
diaphysis elongates as epiphyseal cartilage grows
epiphysis ossifies and metaphysis continues to grow until puberty