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Bones of Neck, Chest, Shoulders, Arms & Hands

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Hyoid Bone
Adam's apple u-shaped bone at the base of the tongue that supports the tongue and its muscles.
Thorax
or chest bone is an elastic, bony cage made up of the sternum (breast bone), spine, 12 pairs of ribs and connective cartilage.
It serves as a protective framework for the heart, lungs and other internal organs
Clavicle
collar bone (2)
Scapula
shoulder (2)
Humerus
Uppermost and largest bone of the arm, extends from the elbow to the shoulder (2)
Ulna
Inner and larger bone of the forearm (lower arm) on the same side as the little finger
Radius
Smaller bone in the forearm on the same side as the thumb
Carpus
Wrist, flexible joint composed of 8 small, irregular bones (carpals) held together by ligaments
Meta-carpus
Palm, consisting of 5 long slender bones called metacarpal bones
Phalanges
Bones in the fingers, 14 total (each hand), 3 in each finger, 2 in the thumb
Cervical Vertebrae
Seven bones of the top part of the vertebral column located in the neck region.