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Biomedical Engineering Anatomy Vocab

Subject : engineering
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1. Bones irregular in shape (eg. vertebrae)






2. The top edge of the Ilium






3. Rectus Femoris origin






4. Opening through a bone






5. Smooth - rounded - arched surface






6. Tendon above the patella






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






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






9. Plane cutting the body into left and right






10. Formation of red blood cells occurring in the bone marrow






11. Biceps Femoris origin






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






13. The clavicle and scapula






14. Bones embedded in tendons (eg. patella)






15. Farther from the trunk






16. LCL






17. The upper - lateral edge of the Ilium






18. Tensor Fasciae Latae insertion






19. Sartorius origin






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






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






22. Heavier pelvis






23. Towards the back of the body






24. Larger pubic arch






25. Below/underneath






26. Iliopsoas insertion






27. PCL






28. Plane cutting the body into front and back






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






30. Towards the midline






31. Adductor - Adductor Magnus Gracilis origin






32. The coxae






33. Gluetus Medius insertion






34. Towards the front of the body






35. Enlargement near or above a condyle






36. The ribs and sternum






37. Gluteus Maximus origin






38. Gluteus Maximus insertion






39. A relatively long - thin projection or bump






40. Tendon below the patella






41. Roughly 90






42. Vastus Medialis origin






43. Smaller pubic arch






44. Prominent ridge






45. Cartilaginous joint between the the two coxae of the pelvis; allows some expansion of the pelvis during childbirth






46. Semimembranosus origin






47. ACL






48. Bones smaller in one direction than in the others (eg. sternum)






49. Iliopsoas origin






50. The lower back of the pelvis