Attachment Sites for TendonsLigaments Tuberosity elevated projection with

Attachment sites for tendonsligaments tuberosity

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Attachment Sites for Tendons/Ligaments Tuberosity elevated projection, with roughened surfaces Crest prominent, narrow ridge Trochanter large, irregular shaped process on femur Tubercle rounded projection of process Epicondyle Elevated area above a condyle Spine slender, pointed projection
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Depressions and Openings Meatus bony canal Sinus cavity within a bone Groove narrow channel Fissure slit-like opening Foramen round or oval hole or opening
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Vertebral Column Cervical 1-7 C1 atlas C2 axis Thoracic 8-20
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Lumbar 21-26 Sacrum and Coccyx Four fused bones Thoracic Cage and Sternum Exercise 8 Exercise 9 Fibrous Joints Synarthroses: immovable joints Amphiarthrosis: slightly movable Diarthroses: freely movable joints Fibrous joints: bones held together firmly together by fibrous connective tissue Cartilaginous joints: bones held together by cartilage Synovial joints: fluid-filled cavity between bones Synovial joint classifications (all freely movable) Gliding: move back and forth,and side to side Hinge: monaxial Pivot: monaxial Ellipsoid (Condylar): biaxial Saddle: biaxial Ball and Socket: triaxial Shoulder Joint Coracoacromial ligament Coracoclavicular ligament Acromioclavicular ligament Elbow joint Annular ligament Ulnar collateral ligament Radial collateral ligament Articular capsule
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