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Biomedical Engineering Anatomy Vocab

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

2. Biceps Femoris origin

3. Plane cutting the body into left and right

4. ACL

5. Below/underneath

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

7. Vastus Medialis origin

8. Towards the midline

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

10. The upper - lateral edge of the Ilium

11. Smooth - rounded - arched surface

12. Tensor Fasciae Latae origin

13. Above/on top

14. Adductor - Adductor Magnus Gracilis origin

15. Smaller pubic arch

16. Gluteus Minimum insertion

17. The fan - like upper part of the pelvis

18. The ribs and sternum

19. Tendon above the patella

20. The lower back of the pelvis

21. The top edge of the Ilium

22. Tendon below the patella

23. The clavicle and scapula

24. Gluteus Maximus insertion

25. Prominent ridge

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

27. Knob or enlargement

28. PCL

29. Roughly 90

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

31. Rectus Femoris origin

32. Opening through a bone

33. Iliopsoas insertion

34. Gluetus Medius insertion

35. Towards the front of the body

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

37. Broad - shallow - depressed area

38. Away from midline

39. Closer to the trunk

40. Bones embedded in tendons (eg. patella)

41. Larger pubic arch

42. Lighter pelvis

43. The main portion of a bone

44. Vastus Intermedius origin

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

46. A relatively long - thin projection or bump

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

48. Vastus Lateralis origin

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

50. LCL