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Biomedical Engineering Anatomy Vocab

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

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

3. Bones irregular in shape (eg. vertebrae)

4. The hole in the lower pelvis

5. Above/on top

6. Tensor Fasciae Latae origin

7. Opening through a bone

8. Iliopsoas insertion

9. Gluteus Minimum insertion

10. Semimembranosus origin

11. Plane cutting the body into left and right

12. Knob or enlargement

13. The ribs and sternum

14. LCL

15. Closer to the trunk

16. The lower back of the pelvis

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

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

19. Away from midline

20. Towards the midline

21. The clavicle and scapula

22. Bones embedded in tendons (eg. patella)

23. Smooth - rounded - arched surface

24. Gluteus Maximus origin

25. Lighter pelvis

26. Towards the front of the body

27. Towards the back of the body

28. PCL

29. Biceps Femoris origin

30. Below/underneath

31. MCL

32. Larger pubic arch

33. The upper - lateral edge of the Ilium

34. Vastus Medialis origin

35. The main portion of a bone

36. Iliopsoas origin

37. Smaller pubic arch

38. ACL

39. Roughly 90

40. Semtendinosus origin

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

42. Sartorius origin

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

44. The top edge of the Ilium

45. Tendon below the patella

46. Prominent ridge

47. Adductor - Adductor Magnus Gracilis origin

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

49. Tensor Fasciae Latae insertion

50. Gluetus Medius insertion