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  • Talus - Definition

    The talus is a bone in the posterior tarsus, meaning the posterior part of... Read more

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    January 11, 2016 at 09:02 AM
  • Calcaneus

    The calcaneus, or heel bone, is a large cancellous bone that is located in... Read more

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    October 17, 2014 at 05:21 AM
  • Iris

    The iris is a part of the eyeball. The iris is recognizable by its circular... Read more

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    September 22, 2014 at 05:00 AM
  • Rib cage - Definition

    The rib cage is part of the human body consisting of chest bones. It... Read more

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    August 20, 2014 at 05:49 AM
  • Bones - Definition

    The newborn has no less than 270 bones, but the adult body contains more... Read more

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    August 20, 2014 at 05:48 AM
  • Quadratus lumborum muscle

    The quadratus lumborum is a muscle located in the abdomen, in the lower... Read more

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    August 20, 2014 at 05:48 AM
  • Iliopsoas muscle

    The iliopsoas muscle is part of the pelvic muscles and is located near the... Read more

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    August 20, 2014 at 05:48 AM
  • Tensor fascia latae muscle

    The tensor fascia latae is one of the muscles of the outer side wall of the... Read more

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    August 20, 2014 at 05:47 AM
  • Pectoral muscle

    The pectoral muscles are located on the surface of the thorax. There are two... Read more

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    August 20, 2014 at 05:47 AM
  • Striated muscle

    Striated muscle is a type of muscle composed of nerves, protein, motor... Read more

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    August 20, 2014 at 05:47 AM
  • Human anatomy

    Human anatomy is the study of the body in all its aspects, with focus on... Read more

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    August 20, 2014 at 05:47 AM
  • Smooth muscle

    Smooth muscle is made up of cells with an elongated shape and has only one... Read more

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    August 20, 2014 at 05:47 AM
  • Inner ear

    The inner ear has the dual function of grouping together the central... Read more

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    August 20, 2014 at 05:46 AM
  • Facial nerve

    The facial nerve, or cranial nerve, is the nerve used in facial expression.... Read more

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    August 20, 2014 at 05:46 AM
  • Middle ear

    Located between the inner and outer ear, the middle ear is the third part of... Read more

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    August 20, 2014 at 05:46 AM
  • Ossicles

    The ossicles are three small bones that are involved in the mechanism of the... Read more

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    August 20, 2014 at 05:46 AM
  • Function of the ear

    The ear is a complex sensory system able to capture, distribute, and... Read more

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    August 20, 2014 at 05:46 AM
  • Rectus abdominis muscle

    The rectus abdominis muscle is divided into two symmetrical parts and... Read more

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    August 20, 2014 at 05:46 AM
  • Tricuspid valve

    The tricuspid valve is the heart valve that divides the right ventricle from... Read more

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    August 20, 2014 at 05:46 AM
  • Extraocular muscles

    The extraocular muscles are the six muscles found in the eye: the superior... Read more

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    August 20, 2014 at 05:46 AM