Unformatted text preview: Long Bones — Femur (ex)
. Diaphysis - the shaft — A heavy wall of compact bone, or
dense bone — Acentral space called marrow cavity . Epiphysis-wide part at each
end & articulation with other
bones - Mostly spongy (cancellous) bone - Covered with compact bone
(cortex) - Metaphysis: — where diaphysis and epiphysis meet d Eplpllyals i
(shaft) Fi gu re iii—Ea ...
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