Bone names and markings

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ilium, ischium and pubis

fuse to form the coxal bone

ischium

sit down bone of the coxal bone

pubic symphysis

point wher the coxal bones join anteriorly

iliac crest

superiormost margin of the coxal bone

acetabulum

deep socket in the coxal bone that receives the head of the thigh bone

sacroiliac joint

joint between axial skeleton and pelvic girdle

femur

longest strongest bone in the body

fibula

thin lateral leg bone

tibia

heavy medial leg bone

femur, tibia

bones forming knee joint

tibial tuberosity

point where the patellar ligament attaches

patella

kneecap

tibia

shinbone

medial malleolus

medial ankle projection

lateral malleolus

lateral ankle projection

calcaneus

largest tarsal bone

tarsals

ankle bone

metatarsals

bones forming the instep of the foot

obturator foramen

opening in hip bone formed by th pubic and ischial rami

gluteal tuberosity and greater and lesser trochanters

site of muscle attachment on the proximal femur

talus

tarsal bone that sits on the calcaneus

tibia

weight-bearing bone of the leg

talus

tarsal bone that articulates with the tibia

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