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4 FUNCTIONS OF THE SKELTAL SYSTEM
STRUCTURAL SUPPORT
PROTECTION
CALCIUM STORAGE
BLOOD CELL PRODUCTION
BONE HISTOLOGY
MOST BONES DEVELOP FROM HYALINE CARTILAGE 35% COLLAGEN AND 65% CALCIUM PHOSPHATE
3 SUFFIXES FOR OSTEO
BLAST= MINERALIZE THE MATRIX
CYTES= MAINTAIN BONE
CLAST- BREAKS DOWN BONE
PERIOSTEUM
THICK , DOUBLE LAYER OF CONNECTIVE TISSUE COVERING THE ENTIRE SURFACE OF A BONE
EPIPHYSIS
END OF BONE( BULB)
DIAPHYSIS
SHAFT OF BONE
4 EPIPHYSEAL PLATE ZONES
RESTING CARTILAGE
PROLIFERATION
HYPERTROPHY
CALCIFICATION
BONE REMODELING
THE PROCESS OF REPLACING OLD BONE WITH NEW BONE
TAKES THE HUMAN 10 YEARS FOR A NEW SKELETON
4 STEPS TO BONE REPAIR
HEMATOMA FORMATION
CALLUS FORMATION
CALLUS OSSIFICATION
BONE REMODELING
HOW LONG FOR A BONE TO HEAL
6- 8 WEEKS
OSTEOPOROSIS
POROUS BONE; WEAL BONES PRONE TO FRACTURE
AT WHAT AGE IS BONE MASS THE GREATEST
30 YEARS OLD