bone surface markings

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bone surface markings for ap1, table 7.2 in book
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  1. narrow slit between adjacent parts of bones for blood vessels or nerves
    fissure
  2. opening through which blood vessels, nerves, or ligaments pass
    foramen
  3. shallow depression
    fossa
  4. furrow along a bone that accommodates a blood vessel, nerve, or tendon
    sulcus
  5. tubelike opening
    meatus
  6. large round protuberance at the end of a bone
    condyle
  7. smooth flat articular surface
    facet
  8. rounded articular projection supported on the neck (constricted portion) of a bone
    head
  9. prominent ridge or elongated projection
    chest
  10. projection above a condyle
    epicondyle
  11. long narrow ridge or border (less prominent than a crest)
    line
  12. sharp slender projection
    spinous process
  13. very large projection
    trochanter
  14. small, rounded projection
    tubercle
  15. large, rounded, usually roughened projection
    tuberosity

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