Yellow bone marrow
consists mainly of adipose cells, which store triglycerides.
Red bone marrow
produces red blood cells,white blood cells,platelets.
the process of making red blood cell , white blood , and platelets.
is the body's shaft. The long, cylindrical, main portion of the bone.
are the proximal and distal ends of the bone.
are the regions between the diaphysis and the epiphyes.
a layer of hyaline cartilage that allows the diaphysis to grow in length.
bony structure that is replaced by bone when the bone stops growing.
is a thin layer of hyaline cartilage covering the part of the epiphysis where the bone forms an articulation with another bone.
surrounds the external bone surface where it not covered by articular cartilage.
is a hollow, cylindrical space within the diaphysis that contain fatty yellow bone marrow in adults.
is a thin membrane that lines the internal bone surface facing the medullarty cavity.