Pelvic Girdl1 - Pelvic Girdle: Coxal Bone - connects lower...

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Pelvic Girdle : Coxal Bone - connects lower limbs with sacrum & vertebral column - Coxal Bone (Hip Bone): o ilium : broad flat bone; forms superior part of pelvic girdle iliac crest : rounded /curved region at top of ilium acetabulum : lateral socket for head of femur o ischium ischial tuberosity ischial spine o pubis pubic symphysis : fibrocartilage joint between 2 pubic bones obturator foramen o Bones of Lower Limb (Leg): - femur (2): upper leg (thigh) bone o articulates with tibia - tibiofemoral joint o head : articulates with acetabulum of coxal bone; points medially
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This note was uploaded on 12/04/2011 for the course ANTHRO 2000 taught by Professor Monicaoyola during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.

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