Bone Anatomy

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  • Created on: 27-07-18 19:53
Diaphysis
Long shaft of bone
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Epiphysis
Ends of bone
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Epiphyseal plate
Growth plate in metaphysis
3 of 8
Metaphysis
Between epiphysis and diaphysis
4 of 8
Articular cartilage
Covers epiphysis
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Periosteum
Bone covering (pain sensitive) except articular surfaces
6 of 8
Medullary cavity
Hollow chamber in bone (red = blood cells and yellow = adipose marrow)
7 of 8
Endosteum
Thin layer lining the medullary cavity
8 of 8

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Card 2

Front

Ends of bone

Back

Epiphysis

Card 3

Front

Growth plate in metaphysis

Back

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Card 4

Front

Between epiphysis and diaphysis

Back

Preview of the back of card 4

Card 5

Front

Covers epiphysis

Back

Preview of the back of card 5
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