Flashcards in Chapter 8 Appendicular Skeleton Deck (17)
A collective term for the seven bones in the ankle
The bone of a finger or toe. Plural is phalanges.
The eight bones of the wrist. AKA carpals
The seven bones of the ankle.
Pertaining to the chest or breast
A collective term for the five bones located in the foot between the tarsals and the phalanges.
The appendages attached at the pelvic girdle consisting of the thigh, knee, leg, ankle, food and toes. Also called lower extremity.
A collective term for the eight bones of the wrist
a collective term for the five bones that make up the palm
an embryonic connective tissue from which all other connective tissues arise
a flexible rod of mesodermal tissue that lies where the future vertebral column will develop and plays a role in induction
a slightly movable cartilaginous joint between the anterior surfaces of the hip bones
The middle primary germ layer that gives rise to connective tissues, blood and blood vessels and muscles.
The appendage attached to the shoulder girdle, consisting of the arm, forearm, wrist, hand and fingers. Also called upper extremity.
The primary germ layer that gives rise to the nervous system and the epidermis of skin and its derivatives
The rounded cavity on external surface of the hip bone that receives the head of the femur.