anatomy of the moving body: Skeletal system

Rupa Kleyn
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Flash card series 'anatomy of the moving body' will be used for massage study but can be used by any student of human biology, medicine, sports and physical therapy

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amount of vertebrae in the vertabral column 33 total 24 articulating and 9 fused
Names of the different regions corresponding to the curves of the spinal column fbc36373-f08f-415b-ad5d-02f7b5b441fb.png (image/png) Cervical spine, 7 vertebrae (C1 to C7) Thoracic spine, 12 vertebrae (T1 to T12) Lumbar spine, 5 vertabrae (L1 to L5) Sacrum, 5 (fused) vertebrae (S1 to S5) Coccyx, +/- 4 (fused) vertebrae (tailbone)
Name for C1 vertebrae b3af5529-0fd8-408c-acd0-91b5e52fae2a.jpg (image/jpg)
Name for C2 vertabrae e1cc5c47-b389-403d-a4a6-b544091aa96f.jpg (image/jpg)
Name this part of the skull 72e073fc-f93a-4382-9179-c9d40d2c6ac3.png (image/png) occipital bone
name this conical prominence projecting from the skull 896131be-017b-4c61-9907-cbae73c9ebd4.PNG (image/PNG) occipital bone
Name this portion of the skull 5c36002b-0cc9-4646-b638-42d3cd6f7b86.jpg (image/jpg) Mandible
amount of ribs in the human body 10 + 2 floating
Name this bone 1d69f995-f58e-4341-a6ca-77e1f57cfddb.png (image/png) Scapula or shoulder blade
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