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Arranged in two transverse rows of four bones each; their names reflect their shape?
carpals
Starting from the proximal row; lateral to medial, what are the names of the carpals?
1.scaphoid
2.lunate
3.triquetrum
4.pisiform
5.trapezium
6.trapezoid
7.capitate
8.hamate
The ______ is the largest carpal; its rounded projection (head) articulates w/ the lunate?
capitate
What all makes up the carpal tunnel?
1.pisiform, 2.hamate, 3.scaphoid, 4.trapezium, 5.flexor retinaculum
Consists of five bones, labeled I-V starting w/ thumb,medial - lateral?
metacarpals
Makes up distal part of the hand, 14 in each hand, numbered I-V?
phalanges
There are two phalanges in each pollex? T/F
True
There are three phalanges in of the other four digits? T/F
True
The pelvic girdle is also called hip bone, os coxa, coxal bone, or innominate bone? T/F
True
The hip bones unite anteriorly at a joint called?
pubic symphysis
The hip bones unite posteriorly with the sacrum at the _______joint?
sacroiliac joints
The hip bone consists of three fused bones? T/F
True
-ilium, pubis, ishium
The largest of the three components of the hip bone?
ilium
Where would you find the superior ala?`
ilium
The body of the ilium helps form the ____?
acetabulum
-the socket for the head of femur-
The superior border of the ilium, (the iliac crest), ends anteriorly in a blunt what?
Anterior Superior Iliac Spine
-AKA: ASIS-
Below the ASIS is the?
Anterior Inferior Iliac Spine
AKA: AIIS
The iliac crest ends posteriorly in a sharp point called?
Posterior Superior Iliac Spine
AKA: PSIS
Below the PSIS is the?
Posterior Inferior Iliac Spine
-AKA: PIIS
Where would you find the greater sciatic notch?
Below the PIIS
Medial surface of the ilium; a concavity where the tendon of the iliacus muscle attaches?
iliac fossa
The ilium articulates with the sacrum to form what joint?
sacroiliac joint
The inferior, posterior portion of the hip bone?
ishium
The (inferior) ramus of the ishium fuses with pubis? T/F
True
Where would you find the lesser sciatic notch?
ishium
-below the ishial spine-
The ishial tuberosity is what you sit on? T/F
True
Together toe ramus and the pubis surround the what?
obturator foramen
-the largest foramen in the skeleton-
The anterior and inferior portion of the hip bone?
pubis
The anterior border of the body of the pubis is called the?
pubic crest
The joint between the two hip bones; consists of fibrocartilage?
pubic symphysis