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Head of a bone

rounded articulating projection usually proximal, and superior to the neck

Olecranon fossa

the posterior surface depression at the distal end of the humerus, receives the olecranon process of the ulna

Radial Tuberosity

the rounded bump inferior to the radial head


The flared part of the hip bones


lower, rear portion of the hip bone, on which one sits


anterior portion of the pelvic bone

symphysis pubis

cartilaginous joint at which two pubic bones fuse together

greater trochanter of the femur

a large rough raised area on the proximal end of the femur that forms the most lateral part of the femur

Lesser trochanter of the femur

a small bony prominance located posterior and inferior to the greater trochanter

tibial tuberosity

Bump or process in front of tibia, below condyles

medial malleolus

medial projection of distal end of the tibia

lateral malleolus

lateral projection of distal end of the fibula


the heel bone

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