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upper appendicular skeleton

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bones of pectoral girdle
clavicle and scapulla
bones of the upper limb
humerus, ulna, radius, carpals, metacarpals, phalanges
clavicle
collarbone
sternoclavicular joint
articulates with manubrium of the sternum
scapulla
shoulder blade
acromion process
articulates with lateral end of clavicle, shoulder muscle attachment
glenoid cavity
articulates with the head of the humerus
coracoid process
muscle attachment, chest and shoulder
spine
raised ridge, back muscle attachment
acromioclavicular (AC) joint
lateral end of clavicle, acromion of the scapula
seperated shoulder
AC joint is seperated from strain or lifting something
humerus
upper arm
head of humerus
articulates with glenoid cavity of the scapula
greater tubercle
bump area for shoulder muscle attachment
deltoid tuberosity
deltoid muscle attachment
capitulum
lateral condyle, articulates with head of the radius
trochlea
medial condyle, articulates with the ulna
glenoscapular/humeroscapular joint
head of humerus and glenoid cavity of scapulla
ulna
pinky side,medial bone
olecranon process
forms the elbow, hinge joint, tricep muscle attachment
trochlear notch
notch on the inside, articulates with the trochlea of the nucleus
proximal radioulnar joint
head of the radius articulates with the ulna
head of ulna
articulates with radius and carpals
radius
thumb side, lateral bone, in forearm
head of radius
articulates with ulna, articulates with capitulum of humerus
radial tuberosity
medial side of radius, bicep muscle attachment
styloid process
wrist muscle attachment
distal radioulnar joint
radius articulates with the head of the ulna
carpals, metacarpals, phalanges
bones in the hands
carpals
wrist
metacarpals
palm
phalanges
fingers
8 carpals
hamate, pisiform, triquetral, lunate, trapezoid, trapezium, scaphoid, capitate
proximal
closest to the midline
middle
in the middle
distal
at the top
phalynx
how to label the finger positions
carpal tunnel
nerves and ligaments in between carpal bones get pinched, numbness and pain