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An X-ray determines that peter fractured the shaft of his humerus. The break is in the __________ of the bone.
When two bones grow together across a joint to form a single bone, this is called a ________
The sequence of events that produces growth at the epiphyseal plate is _________.
proliferation, hypertrophy, calcification, cell death, ossification & remodeling
Cartilaginous Joints unite ______________
two bones by means of fibrocartilage or hyaline cartilage.
The glenoid labrum is part of the _____ joint while the acetabular labrum is part of the _______ joint.
These are blood vessels that carry blood from the medullary cavity & periosteum to the osteon & run perpendicular to the long axis of the bone.
Important functions of the skeletal system include _____________
protection of the brain and soft organs.
Name the four major stages in a simple fracture repair.
1. Hematoma forms
2. Fibrocartilagenous callus forms
3. Bony Callus Forms
4. Bone remodeling occurs
Name the pericardium job
acts like a girdle to resist outward expansion when cartilage is compressed.
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