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A gliding functional joint scapulothoracic
Histological classification of the pubic symphasis cartilaginous
A movement of the sagittal plane Extension
Functional classification of the Sternoclavicular joint Saddle
Bone that connects the Pelvic girdle anteriorly Sternum
The number of bones that make up the Pectoral girdle two
The number of bones that make up the Pelvic girdle three
Girdle that supports and protects lower abdominal organs pelvic
Joint that allows slight movement pubicsymphasis
Pectoral girdle is very ........ but the pelvic girdle is not mobile

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Anatomy and Physiology Chapter 1 Vocab Crossword

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This is a metabolic process that involves the building up of complex materials from simpler ones (food and oxygen) and requires energy. Anabolism
This is a metabolic process that involves the breaking down and changing of complex substances into simpler ones, with a release of energy and carbon dioxide. Catabolism
Means front or in front of, also known as ventral. Anterior
Means back or in back off, also known as dorsal. Posterior
This refers to direction and means skull or head end of the body. Cephalic
This refers to direction and means tail end. Caudal
Means toward the midline or median plane of the body. Medial
Means away or toward the side of the body. Lateral
Means toward the point of attachment to the body or toward the trunk of the body. Proximal
Mean away from the point of attachment or farthest from the trunk. Distal
Imaginary anatomical dividing lines that are useful in separating body structures. Planes
Divides the body into right and left parts. Sagittal plane
Bisects the body into right and left halves. Midsagittal plane
Vertical cut that divides the body into anterior and posterior portions. Coronal Plane
Horizontal cut that divides the body into upper and lower portions. Transverse
Region located just below the sternum. Epigastric
Region also known as pubic area. Hypogastric
Cavity that encloses the teeth and tongue. Buccal cavity
The study of tissues and organs that make up the entire body of an organism, Histology

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Sports Medicine Terminology Crossword

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close to the midline Medial
stretching or tearing of a muscle or tendon Strain
a bruise Contusion
swelling in a joint effusion
complete separation of two ends of a joint dislocation
where two bones meet joint
stretching or tearing of a ligament sprain
away from the midline lateral
in front of anterior
lying face down prone
swelling in the tissue edema
break in a bone fracture
a sudden injury acute
overuse injury chronic
structure that connects muscle to bone tendon
a scrape abrasion
rest, ice, compression, elevation RICE
fluid filled sac bursa
a structure that connects bone to bone ligament
a symptom of redness, and swelling inflammation
knee cap patella
thigh bone femur
arm bone humerus
number of muscles that make up the quadriceps four
your favorite teacher coach hubb

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Skeletal System Crossword

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Bones store this in them Calcium
The skeletal section that makes up the main trunk Axial
Part of the bones that have three parts, one of which is the manubrium Sternum
The part of the shoulder girdle that is in the front of the body Clavicle
The part of the shoulder girdle that is in the back of the body Scapula
The upper arm bone Humerus
Metacarpals Hand
Fingers and toes Phalanges
Patella KneeCap
Heel bone Calcaneous
Area where two or more bones come together Joint
A type of joint Gliding
The type of fracture that is a clean break in the bone Simple
A fracture of the skull Depressed
Twisting action that tears ligaments Sprain
Softening of bone due to lack of calcium Osteoporosis
Arthro Joint
Crani Skull
Osis Condition
To cut into Otomy

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THE HUMAN SKELETAL SYSTEM Crossword

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Consists of bones in the head, neck, rib cage and vertebral column. ______________ Skeleton axial
Consists of the bones in the upper and lower limbs. _______________ Skeleton Appendicular
Attaches the limbs to the rest of the skeletal system. girdles
Found on the tips of bones and prevents/reduces friction. cartilage
_____________ make up most of the human skeleton. bones
Longest bone in the forearm Humerus
Longest bone in the lower limbs Femur
Movement of an organism from one place to another. Locomotion
Protect organs ribcage
Join muscle to bone tendons
bones are connected to one another by ligaments
A junction where bones meet Joint
Bones that work together; _______________ muscles Antagonistic
Lubricates the joint Synovial-fluid
Secretes lubricant for the joint Synovial-membrane
Type of joint that allows movement in one direction Hinge

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Equine science Crossword

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Gathers info from body and responds Nervous system
Electrochemical reaction driven by sodium and potassium Nerve impulse
Bones which make up the vertebral column and skull Axial skeleton
Pectoral girdle, pelvic girdle and the upper and lower limbs Appendicular skeleton
Walks on two legs Biped
Walks on four legs Quadruped
Provides protection to vital organs Skeletal system
Attaches bone to bone Ligament
Areas where bones meet Joints
Absorbs shock and provides flexible structure Cartilage
Cartilage changing to bone Ossification
Attach to bone Skeletal muscle
Only located in the heart Cardiac muscle
Located in the digestive system Smooth muscle
Wavelike series of muscular contractions Peristalsis
Attaches muscle to bone Tendon
Connects muscle to muscle Collagen

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Skeletal System Vocabulary Crossword

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The most abundant cartilage type in the body; provides firm support with some pliability hyaline
Skeleton that includes the bones of the skull, vertebral column, and rib cage Axial
Internal layer of skeletal bone Spongy bone
Large cells that resorb or break down bone matrix Osteoclast
Glistening white, double layered membrane that covers the external surface of bone Periosteum
a break in a bone Fracture
Fibrous membrane at angles of cranial bones that accomadate brain growth in the fetus and infant Fontanel
Freely movable joint exhibiting a joint cavity Synovial
Inflammation of the joints Arthritis
Hematopoietic tissue Red marrow
Type of joint where rounded end of one bone protrudes into a sleeve or ring composed of another bone Pivot
Band of regular fibrous tissue that connects bone to bone ligament
Type of cartilage with abundant elastic fibers Elastic
Skeleton consisting of the bones of the upper and lower limbs, and the girdles Appendicular
The elongated shaft of a long bone Diaphysis
Bone forming cell Osteoblast
Runs through the core of osteons Central canal
Osteomalacia in children Rickets
Bone joined without joint cavity Fibrous joint
Flattened fibrous sacs lined with synovial membrane Bursae
A chronic inflammatory disorder of joints Rheumatoid Arthritis
Type of joint where articular surfaces are essentially flat Plane
Type of joint wher the oval articular surface of one bone fits into a complementary depression of another Condyloid
Most compressable type of cartilage Fibrocartilage
External layer of bone Compact bone
Bone ends Epiphyses
Mature bone cell Osteocyte
process involving bone formation and destruction in response to hormonal and mechanical factors bone remodeling
Increased softening of the bone osteoporosis
type of joints where the articulating bones are united by cartilage Cartilaginous
an elongated bursa the wraps around a tendon subjected to friction Tendon Sheath
Urate crystals in the soft tissues of joints Gout
type of joint where a cylindrical projection of one bone fits into a trough shaped surface on another hinge
Type of joint that resemble condyloid joints but allow greater movement saddle
type of joint wher the spherical or hemispherical head o fone bone articulates with the cuplike socket of another Ball and Socket

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Bones and Joints Crossword

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How many bones are in the axial Skeleton Eighty
A "connection" between two or more bones Joints
what type of bone is a humerus Long
What type of bone is a patella Sesamoid
What type of bone is a vertebra Irregular
What type of bone is the skull Flat
Fibrous-ligamentous joint where only slight motion takes place Synarthrosis
A fibrous joint where there is a peg in a socket type of structure Gomphosis
Joints between fibro and hyaline cartilage Amphiarthrosis
Primary motion extension and flexion Hinge joint
Joint in wrist Elipsoid Joint
Type of joint at knee Condyloid joint
resists compressive and shear forces in articular surfaces Articular Cartilage
Bone density becomes weak and brittle osteoporosis
Non-vascular, Receives nutrients from synovial fluid Hyaline cartilage
Point runs through a joint from front to back Sagittal Axis
Point that runs through a joint from side to side Frontal Axis
Point that runs through a joint from top to bottom Vertical Axes
What is between the Epiphysis and Metaphysis Epiphyseal Plate
thin fibrous membrane covering all of the bine but the articular surfaces Periosteum
lie between the vertebral bones Disk
thick, clear fluid Synovial fluid
Small, padlike sacs found around most joints Bursae
partial or complete tearing of ligament fibers Sprains

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Joints Crossword

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Also known as a Fibrous Joint or immovable joint Synarthrosis
Ball and ________ joint Socket
The inner portion of articular capsule that secrets synovial fluid Synovial membrane
A joint with little movement Amphiarthrosis
A fibrous joint in skull is also known as a (ex: between parietal bones) Suture
Type of synovial joint between the carpal and metacarpal of thumb Saddle
Sac-like extensions of the joint capsule that cushion moving structures Bursa
Movement that decreases the angle of a joint Flexion
Movement that increases the angle of a joint Extension
A freely movable joint Diarthrosis
Type of synovial joint between humerus and ulna Hinge
Type of synovial joint that permits movements between flat bones Gliding
Cartilage at ends of long bones Hyaline

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Skeletal System Crossword

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the most abundant cartilage type in the body hyaline cartilage
skeleton related to the head, neck, and vertabrae axial skeleton
internal layer of skeletal bone spongy bone
large cells that break down the bone matrix osteoclast
connective tissue that covers the bone periosteum
a break in a bone fracture
fibrous membranes at the angles of the cranial bones Fontanel
freely movable joints synovial joints
inflammation of the joints arthritis
bone marrow that contains the development stages of red blood cells red marrow
a joint that pivots pivot joint
tissue that connects bones ligament
cartilage with abundant elastic fibers elastic cartilage
skeleton relating to limbs appendicular skeleton
elongated shaft of a long bone diaphysis
bone forming cells osteoblast
the canal in the center of each osteon central canal
a vitamin D deficiency rickets
bones formed by fibrous tissue fibrous joints
a fibrous sac containing synovial fluid bursae
a disease that causes the inflammation of the joints rheumatoid arthritis
a synovial joint which allows for a gliding movement plane joint
a joint that allows for an elliptical movement condyloid joint
the most compressible type of cartilage fibrocartilage
dense bone that contains osteocytes compact bone
ends of a long bone epiphyses
mature bone cell osteocyte
process of removing old bone tissue and replacing it with new tissue bone remodeling
decreased density and strength of a bone osteoporosis
bones united by cartilage cartilaginous joints
synovial membrane around a tendon tendon sheath
a disease that causes arthritis in smaller bones gout
a joint that includes the ankle, knee, and the elbow hinge joint
a joint that resembles a saddle saddle joint
the hip joint ball and socket joint

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Shoulder Crossword

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Humerus Upper arm bone
Shoulder blade Scapula
Injury that could cause shoulder dislocation Fall
Most common dislocation in the shoulder Anterior
Most common dislocation joint Glenohumeral
A way to diagnose a dislocated shoulder X-Ray
The shoulder is this type of joint Ball and Socket
A muscle that helps in shoulder shrugs Trapezius
Collar bone Clavicle
Breast bone Sternum
Funny Bone Humerus
Muscle responsible for extension Tricep
Muscle responsible for flexion Bicep
How many bones are in the shoulder Three
Smallest rotator cuff muscle Teres Minor
Rotator cuff that holds humerus in place Superaspinatus
Clavicle separated from sternum Sternoclavicular sprain
Inflammation of bicep tendon Biceps Tendinitis
Percentage of posterior dislocation Two
Partial or complete tear of AC ligament Acromioclavicular sprain

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