Flashcards in skeleton- unit 2 ex. 1 QQ Deck (18):
how many bones form the typical adult appendicular skeleton?
how many bones form the typical adult axial skeleton?
what bones form the axial skeleton?
skull, hyoid, vertebral column, sternum and ribs
what is the name given to the adult skull minus the mandible?
what are the names given to the top of the adult skull?
calvaria or calva
what are the categories of bone forming the typical adult skull?
neurocranium, facial skeleton (splanchnocranium or visceral cranium) and auditory ossicles
what is the total number of bones forming the typical adult skull?
how many bones form the typical adult neurocranium?
what bones form the facial skeleton?
mandible, vomer, nasal, maxilla, lacrimal, inferior nasal concha, palatine and zygomatic
how many bones form the facial skeleton? (splanchnocranium or visceral skeleton)
what bones form the splanchnocranium?
all bones of facial skeleton except mandible
how many bones comprise the typical adult auditory ossicles?
how many bones present in adult hyoid?
what is the number of bones comprising each region of the typical adult vertebral column or spinal column?
7 C, 12 T, 5 L, 1 S and C
what is the name given to the pre-sacral region of the typical adult vertebral column or spinal column?
how many bones in sternum?
what regions are present along typical adult sternum?
manubrium sterni, corpus sterni, xiphoid process