Unformatted text preview: Osteology Skeletal Systems Axial Skull and vertebral column Appendicular Limbs and girdles Joints
Fibrous Joints Sutures Syndesmoses Gomphoses Joints
Cartilaginous Joints Synchondrosis Symphyses Joints
Synovial Joints Articular Cartilage Synovial Membrane Synovial fluid Joint capsule Ligaments and tendons Vertebral Column
General Structure Body Vetebral foramen Vertebral arch Spinous process Transverse process Spinal Curvatures Primary curvature: C-shape at birth Secondary: cervical and lumbar Abnormal Spinal Curvature Scoliosis Abnormal Spinal Curvature Kyphosis (hyperkyphosis) Abnormal Spinal Curvature Lordosis (hyperlordosis) Vertebral Support Systems Intervertebral disks 25% of height of vertebral column None between C1-C2 or below S1 Ligaments of the Vertebral Column Clinical Aspects Herniated (sliped) Disc Subluxations...
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This note was uploaded on 04/27/2009 for the course BIOL 240 taught by Professor Mcleod during the Spring '08 term at Kansas.
- Spring '08