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Anatomy Bone surface markings
fissure DO(depression and openings)
foramen DO
fossa DO
sulcus DO
narrow slit between adjacent parts of bones through which blo…
opening through which blood vessels, nerves, or ligaments pas…
shallow depression ... think trench... -humerus
furrow along a bone surface that accommodates a blood vessel,…
fissure DO(depression and openings)
narrow slit between adjacent parts of bones through which blo…
foramen DO
opening through which blood vessels, nerves, or ligaments pas…
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Anatomy - Bone Surface Markings
depressions/openings
fissure
foramen
fossa
sites allowing passage of soft tissue (nerves/vessels/ligamen…
narrow cleftlike opening
opening through which blood vessels, nerves, or ligaments pass
shallow depression
depressions/openings
sites allowing passage of soft tissue (nerves/vessels/ligamen…
fissure
narrow cleftlike opening
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Anatomy- Bone Surface Markings
Foramen
Fossa
Meatus
Condyle
-depressions and markings... -a hole in a bone for depressions a…
-depressions and markings... -shallow depression
-depressions and markings... -tube like passageway
-process for articulation... -large, rounded at end
Foramen
-depressions and markings... -a hole in a bone for depressions a…
Fossa
-depressions and markings... -shallow depression
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Anatomy Bone Surface Markings
Manubrium(sternum)
Suprasternal Notch(sternum)
Body(sternum)
Xiphoid process(Sternum)
Top(Sternum)
Duvet in manubrium(sternum)
Long middle part(sternum)
Tip/Point
Manubrium(sternum)
Top(Sternum)
Suprasternal Notch(sternum)
Duvet in manubrium(sternum)
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Anatomy bone surface markings
Fissure
Foramen
Fossa
Sulcus
Crack; orbit of eye
Hole
Shallow depression
Groove; dead arm
Fissure
Crack; orbit of eye
Foramen
Hole
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anatomy bone surface markings
fissure
foramen
fossa
sulcus
narrow slit between adjacent parts of bones through which blo…
opening through which blood vessels, nerves or ligaments pass
shallow depression
furrow along bone surface that accommodates blood vessel, ner…
fissure
narrow slit between adjacent parts of bones through which blo…
foramen
opening through which blood vessels, nerves or ligaments pass
19 terms
Bone Surface Anatomy - Bone Markings
Tuberosity
crest
trochanter
tubercle
large rounded projection; may be roughened
Narrow ridge of bone; usually prominent
Very large, blunt, irregularly shaped process
small rounded projection
Tuberosity
large rounded projection; may be roughened
crest
Narrow ridge of bone; usually prominent
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Anatomy - Bone or Surface Markings
Fissure
Groove or Sulcus
Foramen
Meatus (canal)
A slit like opening
Narrow groove
Opening for vessels, nerves or tendons
Passageway through bone
Fissure
A slit like opening
Groove or Sulcus
Narrow groove
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Anatomy 34A, Surface Bone Markings
PROCESSES
trochanter
tuberosity
tubercle
(projections) to which muscle and tendons attach
- very large bump... - on femur ... - greater and lesser trochanter
- large roughened bump that a muscle attaches to ... - bump on f…
- small rounded bump... - on humerus (greater and lesser)
PROCESSES
(projections) to which muscle and tendons attach
trochanter
- very large bump... - on femur ... - greater and lesser trochanter
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Embalming Anatomy - Bone Surface Markings
Fissure
Foramen
Fossa
Sulcus
Narrow slit between adjacent parts through which blood vessel…
Opening through which blood vessels, nerves, or ligaments pas…
Shallow depression; trench
Furrow along a bone surface that accommodates a blood vessel,…
Fissure
Narrow slit between adjacent parts through which blood vessel…
Foramen
Opening through which blood vessels, nerves, or ligaments pas…
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Bone Surface Markings - Anatomy Chapter 6
Fissure
Foramen
Fossa
Sulcus
Description... - Narrow Slit between Adjacet parts of bones thro…
Description... - Opening through which blood vessels or nerves p…
Description... - Opening through which blood vessels, nerves, or…
Description... - Furrow along a bone surface that accomodates a…
Fissure
Description... - Narrow Slit between Adjacet parts of bones thro…
Foramen
Description... - Opening through which blood vessels or nerves p…
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Anatomy and Physiology - Bone surface markings
Fissure
Foramen
Fossa
Sulcus
narrow slits
opening or hole
shallow depression
grove
Fissure
narrow slits
Foramen
opening or hole
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Anatomy - Bones, Surface Markings, etc.
Compact Bone
Spongy Bone
Long Bones
Short Bones
Also called "lamellar bone", very dense and strong
also called "cancellous bone", honeycomb like network of flat…
greater length than width, consist of a shaft plus two ends,…
somewhat cube-shaped, mostly spongy bone with thin covering o…
Compact Bone
Also called "lamellar bone", very dense and strong
Spongy Bone
also called "cancellous bone", honeycomb like network of flat…
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Anatomy Surface Features (Markings) of Bones
condyle
facet
head
crest
a rounded knob (occipital ____ of the skull)... articulations
a smooth, flat, slightly convoke or convex articular surface…
the prominent expanded end of a bone, sometimes rounded (____…
a narrow ridge (iliac _____ of pelvis) ... extensions and projec…
condyle
a rounded knob (occipital ____ of the skull)... articulations
facet
a smooth, flat, slightly convoke or convex articular surface…
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Anatomy: surface markings on bones
fissure
foramen
paranasal sinus
meatus
a slit like opening b/t two bones
a hole in a bone, usually round or oval in shape
an air-filled cavity within a bone connected to the nasal cav…
a canal running thru a bone
fissure
a slit like opening b/t two bones
foramen
a hole in a bone, usually round or oval in shape
Bone Surface Markings
foramen
fossa
meatus
condyle
opening through which blood vessels, nerves, or ligaments pass
shallow depression
tubelike opening
large, round protuberance at the end of a bone
foramen
opening through which blood vessels, nerves, or ligaments pass
fossa
shallow depression
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Bone Surface Markings - Anatomy Chapter 6
Fissure
Foramen
Fossa
Sulcus
Description... - Narrow Slit between Adjacet parts of bones thro…
Description... - Opening through which blood vessels or nerves p…
Description... - Opening through which blood vessels, nerves, or…
Description... - Furrow along a bone surface that accomodates a…
Fissure
Description... - Narrow Slit between Adjacet parts of bones thro…
Foramen
Description... - Opening through which blood vessels or nerves p…
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Anatomy&Physiology 1: Bone Surface Markings
foramen
fossa
crest
condyle
opening or hole; opening for blood vessels and nerves
shallow depression; muscle attachment or articulation
prominent ridge; muscle attachment
smooth, rounded articular process; articulation
foramen
opening or hole; opening for blood vessels and nerves
fossa
shallow depression; muscle attachment or articulation
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Bone Surface Markings
Fissure
Foramen
Foramina
Fossa
Narrow slit between adjacent parts of bones through which blo…
Opening through which blood vessels, nerves, or ligaments pass
Plural of foramen
Shallow, groove-like depression
Fissure
Narrow slit between adjacent parts of bones through which blo…
Foramen
Opening through which blood vessels, nerves, or ligaments pass
19 terms
Bone Surface Markings
Condyle
Crest
Epicondyle
Facet
Rounded articular projection that froms a joint. Occipital Bone
Narrow ridge of bone that can be prominent. Coxal Bone
Narrow ridge of bone that can be prominent. Coxal Bone
Smooth, almost flat articular surface that forms a joint. Ver…
Condyle
Rounded articular projection that froms a joint. Occipital Bone
Crest
Narrow ridge of bone that can be prominent. Coxal Bone
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Bone Surface Marking 6.4 (Anatomy)
Osseous Landmarks
Tendons
Ligaments
Depressions/Opening
Surface structural features found on bones which are made for…
Attach muscle to bone.
Connect bone to bone.
Form joints or allow the passage of soft tissues
Osseous Landmarks
Surface structural features found on bones which are made for…
Tendons
Attach muscle to bone.
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6.5 Bone Surface Marks (Anatomy)
Fissure
Foramen
Fossa
Sulcus
Narrow slit between adjacent parts of bones through which blo…
Opening through which blood vessels, nerves, or ligaments pas…
Shallow depression... (Coronoid fossa of the humerus)
Furrow along a bone surface that accommodates a blood vessel,…
Fissure
Narrow slit between adjacent parts of bones through which blo…
Foramen
Opening through which blood vessels, nerves, or ligaments pas…
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Anatomy exam 2- bone surface markings
fissure
foramen
fossa
sulcus
narrow slit between adjacent parts of bones through which blo…
opening through which blood vessels, nerves, or ligaments pass
shallow depression
furrow along a bone surface that accommodates a blood vessel,…
fissure
narrow slit between adjacent parts of bones through which blo…
foramen
opening through which blood vessels, nerves, or ligaments pass
15 terms
Bone Surface Markings
Trochanter
Spinous process
Fossa
Tuberosity
large projection
sharp, slender projection
shallow depression
Variable sized projection that is rough and bumpy (tendon att…
Trochanter
large projection
Spinous process
sharp, slender projection
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Anatomy 1 - Bone Markings (Surface Features)
A chamber within a bone, normally fill…
A passageway through the substance of…
An elongated cleft
A rounded passageway for blood vessels…
Sinus or Antrum
Meatus or Canal
Fissure
Foramen
A chamber within a bone, normally fill…
Sinus or Antrum
A passageway through the substance of…
Meatus or Canal
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Bone Surface Markings
Fissure
Foramen
Foramina
Fossa
Narrow slit between adjacent parts of bones through which blo…
Opening through which blood vessels, nerves, or ligaments pass
Plural of foramen
Shallow, groove-like depression
Fissure
Narrow slit between adjacent parts of bones through which blo…
Foramen
Opening through which blood vessels, nerves, or ligaments pass
15 terms
Bone Surface Markings
Fissure
Foramen
Fossa
Sulcus
- Narrow slit between adjacent parts of bones through which b…
- Opening through which blood vessels, nerves, or ligaments p…
- Shallow depression.... - Fossa→ trench.... - Cup shape.
- Furrow along a bone surface that accommodates a blood vesse…
Fissure
- Narrow slit between adjacent parts of bones through which b…
Foramen
- Opening through which blood vessels, nerves, or ligaments p…
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Bone Surface Markings
Fissure
Foramen
Fossa
Meatus
Narrow slit between bones for passage of blood vessels or ner…
Hole for passage of blood vessels, nerves, or ligaments... Examp…
Shallow depression... Example: mandibular fossa
Tube-like opening, tunnel, cave... Example: external auditory me…
Fissure
Narrow slit between bones for passage of blood vessels or ner…
Foramen
Hole for passage of blood vessels, nerves, or ligaments... Examp…
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Bone Surface Markings (General)
Fissure
Foramen
Fossa
Sulcus
Fissure
Foramen
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Sphenoid bone surface markings
foramina ovale
foramina rotundum
sella turcica
greater wings
foramina ovale
foramina rotundum
14 terms
Bone Surface Markings
Fissure
Foramen
Fossa
Sulcus
Narrow slit between bones for passage of blood and nerves
Large hole for passage of blood vessels, nerves, or ligaments
Shallow Depression into which the profess of another bone att…
Furrow on a bone for passage of blood vessels, nerves or tendon
Fissure
Narrow slit between bones for passage of blood and nerves
Foramen
Large hole for passage of blood vessels, nerves, or ligaments
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Bone Surface Markings of Skull
Frontal Squama
Supraorbital Notch
Squamous Suture
Zygomatic Facial Foramen
Name this bone marking.
Name this bone marking.
Name this suture.
Name this opening.
Frontal Squama
Name this bone marking.
Supraorbital Notch
Name this bone marking.
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Bone Surface Markings
Head
Condyle
Facet
Tubercle
Enlarged(often rounded) articular end of a bone
Knuckle; a smooth, rounded articular process
Smooth, flat articular surface
Small rounded process
Head
Enlarged(often rounded) articular end of a bone
Condyle
Knuckle; a smooth, rounded articular process
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Bone Surface Markings (Processes)
processes
(form joints)
condyle
facet
help form joints and serve as attachment points for connectiv…
...
large, round protuberance with smooth articular surface and e…
smooth, flat, slightly concave or convex articular surface
processes
help form joints and serve as attachment points for connectiv…
(form joints)
...
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Anatomical bone surface markings
Head
Processes
Tuberosity
Tubercle
Prominent expanded end of a bone, sometimes rounded (head of…
Any boney prominence (articulations/attachment sites)
Rough, elevated, sometimes rounded surface (tibial tuberosity)
Small, rounded or pointed process (greater tubercle of the hu…
Head
Prominent expanded end of a bone, sometimes rounded (head of…
Processes
Any boney prominence (articulations/attachment sites)
Bone Surface Markings
foramen
fossa
meatus
condyle
opening through which blood vessels, nerves, or ligaments pass
shallow depression
tubelike opening
large, round protuberance at the end of a bone
foramen
opening through which blood vessels, nerves, or ligaments pass
fossa
shallow depression
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Bone surface markings
Fissure. Narrow slit between bones for…
Foramen. Hole for passage of blood ves…
Fossa. Shallow depression
Meatus. Tube-like opening, tunnel
What bone marking is this?
What bone marking is this?
What bone marking is this?
What bone marking is this?
Fissure. Narrow slit between bones for…
What bone marking is this?
Foramen. Hole for passage of blood ves…
What bone marking is this?
15 terms
Bone Surface Markings
Fissure
Foramen
Fossa
Sulcus
Narrow Slit between Adjacet parts of bones through which bloo…
Opening through which blood vessels or nerves pass
shallow depression
Furrow along a bone surface that accommodate a blood vessel,…
Fissure
Narrow Slit between Adjacet parts of bones through which bloo…
Foramen
Opening through which blood vessels or nerves pass
19 terms
Bone Surface markings
Process (ex. Zygomatic Process)
Ramus (ex. Mandibular Ramus)
Trochanter (ex: Femur trochanter)
Tuberosity (ex: radial tuberosity)
Category: Projects & Elevations... Definition: Any projection or…
Category: Projects & Elevations... Definition: Process having a…
Category: Process associated w/ ligaments & tendon attachment…
Category: Process associated w/ ligaments & tendon attachment…
Process (ex. Zygomatic Process)
Category: Projects & Elevations... Definition: Any projection or…
Ramus (ex. Mandibular Ramus)
Category: Projects & Elevations... Definition: Process having a…
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Anatomy: Bone Surface Marking (Table 7.2)
depressions/ openings
types of depressions/ openings
fissure
foramen
sites allowing the passage of soft tissue (nerves, blood vess…
1. fissure... 2. foramen... 3. fossa ... 4. sulcus... 5. meatus
narrow slit between adjacent parts of bone through which bloo…
opening through which soft tissue passes
depressions/ openings
sites allowing the passage of soft tissue (nerves, blood vess…
types of depressions/ openings
1. fissure... 2. foramen... 3. fossa ... 4. sulcus... 5. meatus
27 terms
Bone Surface Markings
Articular process
Articular facet
Articular capsule
Articular surface
One of the bilateral small flat projections on the surface of…
A relatively small articular surface of a bone, especially a…
The saclike envelope that encloses the cavity of a synovial j…
Any surface of a skeletal formation (bone, cartilage, etc) th…
Articular process
One of the bilateral small flat projections on the surface of…
Articular facet
A relatively small articular surface of a bone, especially a…
20 terms
Bone Surface Markings
depressions and openings
processes
foramen (opening)
notch (depression)
form joints, allow passage of soft tissues
help form joints, serve as attachment sites for connective ti…
opening through which blood vessels, nerves, or ligaments pas…
indentation at bone's edge
depressions and openings
form joints, allow passage of soft tissues
processes
help form joints, serve as attachment sites for connective ti…
46 terms
Bone Surface Markings
Frontal Squama
Supraorbital Notch
Squamous Suture
Zygomatic Facial Foramen
Name this bone marking.
Name this bone marking.
Name this suture.
Name this opening.
Frontal Squama
Name this bone marking.
Supraorbital Notch
Name this bone marking.
18 terms
Surface Bone Markings
Trochanter
Tuberosity
Tubercle
Epicondyle
very large bump
large roughened bump that a muscle attaches to
small rounded bump
bump on the surface of a condyle
Trochanter
very large bump
Tuberosity
large roughened bump that a muscle attaches to
30 terms
Bone Surface Markings
Fissure:
Superior orbital fissure of the spheno…
Foramen:
Optic foramen of the sphenoid bone
Depression/Opening. Narrow slit between adjacent parts of bon…
Depression/Opening. Opening through which blood vessels, nerv…
Fissure:
Depression/Opening. Narrow slit between adjacent parts of bon…
Superior orbital fissure of the spheno…
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bone surface markings
fissure
foramen
fossa
sulcus
narrow slit between adjacent parts of bones through which blo…
opening through which blood vessels, nerves, or ligaments pas…
shallow depression
furrow along a bone surface that accommodates a blood vessel,…
fissure
narrow slit between adjacent parts of bones through which blo…
foramen
opening through which blood vessels, nerves, or ligaments pas…
14 terms
Bone Surface Markings
Fissure
Foramen
Fossa
Crest
narrow split between adjacent parts of bones through which bl…
opening or hole through which blood vessels, nerves, or ligam…
shallow depression, for muscle attachment and articulation
prominent ridge, for muscle attatchment
Fissure
narrow split between adjacent parts of bones through which bl…
Foramen
opening or hole through which blood vessels, nerves, or ligam…
15 terms
Bone Surface Markings
Trochanter
Spinous Process
Fossa
Tuberosity
large projection
sharp, slender projection
shallow depression
variable sized projection that is rough and bumpy (where teno…
Trochanter
large projection
Spinous Process
sharp, slender projection
15 terms
Bone Surface Markings
Fissure
Foramen
Fossa
Sulcus
Narrow slit between adjacent parts of bones through which blo…
Opening through which blood vessels, nerves, or ligaments pass
Shallow depression
Furrow along bone surface that accommodates blood vessel, ner…
Fissure
Narrow slit between adjacent parts of bones through which blo…
Foramen
Opening through which blood vessels, nerves, or ligaments pass
10 terms
Bone surface markings
epicondyle
trochanter
tuberosity
head
projection above a condyle
very large projection (in femur)
large, roughened projection (in tibia)
rounded articular projection supported on a bone neck
epicondyle
projection above a condyle
trochanter
very large projection (in femur)
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