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Anatomy - Skeletal: Axial

Lecture 1 of IB 131 and stuff from Martini and Bartholomew book

Terms

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supraorbital notch
groove int the eyebrow region
supraorbital foramen
supplies blood to the forehead
sphenoid bone, "keystone bone"
temple bone
zygomatic bone
cheek-bone
frontal bone
forehead
occipital bone
bottom and back of the skull
temporal bones
on the sides of the skull
parietal bones
top of the skull
mandible
lower jaw
maxillary bone
upper jaw
infraorbital foramen
face nerves channel
foramen magnum
opening for the spine in the occipital bone
sella turcica
cavity in the sphenoid bone that holds the pituitary gland
crista galli
prominent ridge in the ethmoid bone
cribriform plate
holds smell nerve passages
coronoid process
articulates mandible with temporal bones
masseter, temporalis
2 main chewing muscles
paranasal sinuses
generate mucus lining of the nasal septum and throat
nasal septum
nose - to - throat passage
styloid process
sharp process on the back of the foramen magnum
occipital processes
processes on the occipital bone that articulate with the atlas
vomer
bone in the inferior part of the nasal septum
coronal
suture between parietal and frontal bones
squamous
suture between parietal and temporal bones
lambdoid
suture between parietal and occipital bone
sagittal
suture between parietal bones
nasal
bone in the bridge of the nose
sphenoidal
the temple fontanel
mastoid
behind-the-ear fontanel
posterior
back-of-the-head fontanel
anterior
fontanel that closes last
nucleus pulposus
soft center of an intervertebral disc
annulus fibrosus
tough outside of an intervertebrate disc
intervertebral discs
shock absorbers in the spine
pedicle
part of the vertebral arch that connects to the body
lamina
posterior part of the vertebral arch
spinous process
posterior part of vertebrae
vertebra prominens
special name for C7
articular processes
articulate between the vertebrae
vertebral foramina
form the spinal cord
atlas
C1
axis
C2
atlas
the only bodiless vertebra
sacral promontory
border of the S1
ala
wings of the sacrum
sacral hiatus
inferior opening of the sacral canal
lateral sacral crest
fused transverse processes in the sacrum
median sacral crest
fused spinous processes in the sacrum
sternal angle
ridge in the sternum
jugular notch
main feature on the superior surface of the sternum
xiphisternal joint
joint between xiphoid process and body of the sternum

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