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The Skeletal system


Sarah Van Leer

on 13 November 2009

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Transcript of The Skeletal system

title Radius Ulna Hip bone Ribs Humerus Sternum Scapula Clavicle Femur Carpals Metacarpals Phalanges Patella Tibia Fibula tarsals Metatarsals Phalanges Ilium Ischium Pubis Ball-and-socket
Joint Condyloid
Joint Gliding
Joint Hinge
Joint Pivot
Joint Saddle
Joint Functions
1. Support
3. blood Cell Formation
4. Body Movement
5. Stores inorganic salts Disorders
1. Simple Fracture- bone is broken but doesn't push through the skin
2. Compound Fracture- bone is broken and protruedes through the skin
3. Dislocation- a bone that is forced out of its normal position in a joint
4. Sprain- tearing or straining of tendons and ligaments at a joint
5. Rickets- caused by a lack of vitamin D in children
6. Arthritis- inflammation of joints, could result in fusion of the bones
7. Spina Bifida- "Curvature of the spine"; lumbar-sacrum area
8. Osteoporosis- loss of bone volume and content; cavities filled with fibrous and fatty tissue; normally in older people; bones break easier Frontal bone Parietal bone Temporal
bone Sphenoid Ethmoid
bone Lacrimal bone Zygomatic bone Nasal bone Maxilla Vomer
bone Mandible Inferior Nasal Concha Vertebral
column Coccyx Sacrum Lumbar Thoracic Cervical Hyoid Occipital
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