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Bones Anatomy

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hematopoiesis
blood cell formation
trabeculae
plates of bone
diploe
spongy middle layer of flat bone
inner and outer tables
layers of compact bone covering diploe
diaphysis
shaft of long bone
medullary cavity
surrounds hallow space
epiphysis
ends of long bone
articular cartilage
end of epiphysis connecting to other bones
epiphyseal plate
growing portion of a bone
epiphyseal line
replacement when bone growth stops
periosteum
outside layer covering bone
nutrient foramina
openings for blood vessels
endosteum
lines medullary cavity containing osteoclasts
osteoblasts
bone forming cells
osteocytes
mature bone cells
osteoclasts
break down and reabsorb bone
osteogenesis/ossification
process of bone formation