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Anatomy & Physiology

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Human anatomy is the scientific study of the body’s structures. Some of these structures are very small and can only be observed and analyzed with the assistance of a microscope. Other larger structures can readily be seen, manipulated, measured, and…

Anatomy of a Flat Bone

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This cross-section of a flat bone shows the spongy bone (diploë) lined on either side by a layer of compact bone.

Anatomy of a Long Bone

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A typical long bone shows the gross anatomical characteristics of bone.

Anatomy & Physiology

Welcome to Human Anatomy and Physiology, an OpenStax College resource. We created this textbook with several goals
in mind: accessibility, customization, and student engagement—helping students reach high levels of academic scholarship.