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Your spine has built-in shock absorbers called disks. Each a half-inch thick, the disks also help your spine twist and bend.
Anatomy of the Elbow
Anatomy of the Elbow Click Image to Enlarge The elbow is a hinge joint between the lower end of the humerus bone in the...
Anatomy of the Foot
Anatomy of the Foot Click Image to Enlarge The foot is one of the most complex parts of the body, consisting of 28 bone...
Anatomy of the Knee
Anatomy of the Knee Click Image to Enlarge The knee is a vulnerable joint that bears a great deal of stress from everyd...
Anatomy of the Male and Female Pelvis
Anatomy of the Male and Female Pelvis Click Image to Enlarge The pelvis is a basin-shaped structure that supports the s...
Anatomy of the Shoulder
Anatomy of the Shoulder Click Image to Enlarge The shoulder is made up of several layers, including the following: Bone...
Anatomy of the Spine
Anatomy of the Spine Click Image to Enlarge The vertebral column, also called the backbone, is made up of 33 vertebrae ...
Anatomy of the Hand
Anatomy of the Hand The hand is composed of many different bones, muscles, and ligaments that allow for a large amount ...
Anatomy of the Bone
Anatomy of the Bone What is bone? Bone is living tissue that makes up the body's skeleton. There are three types of bon...
Anatomy of a Joint
Anatomy of a Joint Click Image to Enlarge Joints are the areas where two or more bones meet. Most joints are mobile, al...