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Biomedical Engineering Anatomy Vocab

Subject : engineering
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1. Cartilaginous joint between the the two coxae of the pelvis; allows some expansion of the pelvis during childbirth






2. Iliopsoas insertion






3. Prominent ridge






4. MCL






5. Towards the back of the body






6. Roughly 90






7. Enlarged (often rounded) end






8. Enlargement near or above a condyle






9. Towards the front of the body






10. Bones the same dimension in all directions (eg. carpals)






11. Bones embedded in tendons (eg. patella)






12. Tendon above the patella






13. The fan - like upper part of the pelvis






14. Closer to the trunk






15. Towards the midline






16. Biceps Femoris origin






17. Arm- like branch off the body of a bone






18. The clavicle and scapula






19. Knob or enlargement






20. Bones longer in one direction (eg. femur)






21. Vastus Lateralis origin






22. The hole in the lower pelvis






23. Tensor Fasciae Latae origin






24. Adductor - Adductor Magnus Gracilis origin






25. Farther from the trunk






26. Vastus Intermedius origin






27. The coxae






28. LCL






29. Vastus Medialis origin






30. Sartorius origin






31. Tendon below the patella






32. Larger pelvic inlet






33. Notch for the sciatic nerves on the inside of the pelvis






34. All bones but those in the hips - shoulders - and limbs






35. Plane cutting the body horizontally - into upper and lower body






36. Above/on top






37. Smaller pubic arch






38. Gluetus Medius insertion






39. Rectus Femoris origin






40. PCL






41. Smooth - rounded - arched surface






42. The 'cup' in which the 'ball' on the head of the femur turns






43. Semimembranosus origin






44. Plane cutting the body into left and right






45. The lower front of the pelvis






46. The upper - lateral edge of the Ilium






47. Broad - shallow - depressed area






48. Gluteus Maximus insertion






49. Gluteus Maximus origin






50. Heavier pelvis