Long bones are found in the _________ and __________.
shaft / diaphysis
The long main portion of the bone
The ends of the bones
This is between the shaft and the epiphyses of the bone; also called the growth plate
This is found on the surfaces of the epiphyses and provides smooth movement in the joints
This is the covering of the bone (like plastic wrap) and is responsible for muscle attachmane and for bone growth and repair
This is the inntermost hollow areas of hte bone
This is the lining of the marrow cavity and is used for growth and repair of the bone
red bone marrow
Younger people have an abundance of this and it is used to make red blood cells
yellow bone marrow
This is fatty tissue that gradually replace the red marrow as we get older
This is contained in the ends of a long bone
These bones are found in the wrist and the ankle
These bones are found inside the skull
These bones are found in the ribs and top of the skull
This is the common feature of the micro-structure of a bone
This contains the Haversian blood vessel
The central canal is surrounded by _________________ _____________ (layers of hard matrix).
These ("pools") are located between the lamellae and are fluid filled spaces that contains osteocytes (living bone cells)
Osteocytes receive nourishment from tiny canals called _____________.
Cartilage incorperates calcium in a process called ________________ that changes cartilage to bone.
After birth, the bone replaces _____________.
Long bones get ______________ and increase in _______________ to increase their strength.