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skull
the bony structure of the head
cranium
the portion of the skull that encloses the brain
facial bones
bones of the face: lacrimal, mandibular, maxillary, nasal, vomer, and zygomatic
thoracic cage
ribs and sternum
vertebral column
A series of irregularly shaped bones called vertebrae that houses the spinal cord.
sacrum
bone formed from five vertebrae fused together near the base of the spinal column, one of the pelvic girdle bones
clavicle
collar bone, one of the pectoral girdle bones
scapula
shoulder blade; one of two flat, triangular bones on each dorsal side of the thorax, one of the pectoral girdle bones
sternum
breastbone
ribs
protects the lungs
humerus
upper arm bone
vertebra
backbone
radius
lateral bone of the forearm
ulna
Inner and larger bone of the forearm, attached to the wrist and located on the side of the little finger.
carpals
wrist bones
phalanges
bones of the fingers and toes
metacarpals
hand bones
femur
thigh bone
patella
kneecap
tibia
the medial and larger bone of the lower leg
fibula
smaller of the two bones in the lower leg, non weight bearing
tarsals
ankle bones
metatarsals
bones of the foot between ankle and toes
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