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*  Long bone
... and the clavicles or collar bones. The long bones of the human leg comprise nearly half of adult height. The other primary ... Additionally, the outer shell of the long bone is compact bone, then a deeper layer of cancellous bone (spongy bone) which ... Long bones in human skeleton. (shown in red) Parts of a long bone (Femur) Classification of bones by shape Distribution of ... The outer shell of the long bone is made of cortical bone also known as compact bone. This is covered by a membrane of ...
*  Leg bone
A leg bone is a bone found in the leg. These can include any the following: Femur - the bone in the thigh Patella - the knee ... cap Tibia - the shin bone, the larger of the two leg bones located below the knee cap Fibula - the smaller of the two leg bones ...
*  Daniel Sickles
"Sickles's amputated leg bones". Retrieved September 29, 2010. preserved at the National Museum of Health and Medicine "Daniel ... He preserved the bones from his leg and donated them to the museum in a small coffin-shaped box, along with a visiting card ... His leg was amputated that afternoon. He insisted on being transported to Washington, D.C., which he reached on July 4, 1863. ... He was wounded by cannon fire and had to have his leg amputated. He was eventually awarded the Medal of Honor for his actions. ...
*  Teenage Shutdown! Things Been Bad
"Baba Yaga - Leg Bone". Wichcraft and Literature. Wichcraft and Literature. April 3, 2013. Retrieved August 26, 2015. ...
*  Hortalotarsus
Some partial leg bones were salvaged. Seeley, H.G. (1894). "LIII.-On Hortalotarsus skirtopodus, a new Saurischian fossil from ...
*  Massospondylus
Some partial leg bones were salvaged. Together with Massospondylus carinatus, Owen named Leptospondylus capensis and ... and bones of the hands and feet. All these bones were found disarticulated, making it difficult to determine if all material ... Girdle bones and caudals were relatively tiny. The forelimbs were of equal length to the hindlimbs, indicating that newly ... This theory was proposed because there are a few large holes for blood vessels on the surfaces of the jaw bones, unlike the ...
*  Dinosaur Ridge
They include small vertebrae and long leg bones. Among the fossils identified were Stegosaurus and a sauropod. . Dinosaur Bone ... Bone Deposition (elevation 6,125 feet (1,867 m)) - Bone deposits formed along the inside of a bend of a fast-moving stream. ... These Ornithopods, i.e., Iguanodon, were herbivores that walked on their two hind legs as well as at time using all four legs ... Forming a 'point bar' as the fast-moving water deposited sand and the larger bones of decaying animals. Over time, a series of ...
*  Freels Farm Mounds
A rock was placed over the leg bones. Burial No. 15: A bundle burial not in anatomical order. Burial No. 16: Crushed skull on ... 5: Greatly decayed bones on the ground surface. Burial No. 6 and Burial No. 7: Portions of three bodies, two adults and one ... Poor preservation of the bones was due to the action of the roots of the trees. Burial No. 8: Poorly preserved portion of a ...
*  Ohmdenosaurus
Only a couple of fragmentary leg bones were found. In the 1970s, German palaeontologist Rupert Wild, visiting the Urwelt-Museum ... The bones, disarticulated in the fossil, show signs of weathering, evidence that the animal died on land and that only later ... its bones were washed into the sea. The tibia is only 405 millimetres long, indicating a remarkably small individual for a ... Hauff at Holzmaden, noticed a fossil in a display labelled as a plesiosaur which he recognised to be a dinosaur bone instead. ...
*  Passenger pigeon
The wing bones (humerus, radius, ulna, carpometacarpus) were short but robust compared to other pigeons. The leg bones were ... The legs and feet were dull red, and the iris was brownish, and surrounded by a narrow carmine ring. The plumage of the sexes ... The tail was shorter than that of the male, and the legs and feet were a paler red. The iris was orange red, with a grayish ... The bill was black, while the feet and legs were a bright coral red. It had a carmine-red iris surrounded by a narrow purplish- ...
*  Adams mammoth
Tilesius had wooden replicas made to replace the missing leg bones. His reconstruction was one of the first attempts at ... R. S. with Observations and a Description of some Mammoth's Bones dug up in Siberia, proving them to have belonged to Elephants ... Sloane's paper was based on travellers' descriptions and a few scattered bones collected in Siberia and Britain. While he ... to Peking (London: W. Freeman, 1705). Hans Sloane, "An Account of Elephants Teeth and Bones Found under Ground," Philosophical ...
*  Riojasaurus
... had a heavy body, bulky legs, and a long neck and tail. Its leg bones were dense and massive for an early ... It has been thought it probably moved slowly on all fours and was unable to rear up on its back legs. The nearly equal length ... However, studies at Bristol University, England, suggest that it is unique in some key ways, such as the longer bones in its ...
*  Broken leg (disambiguation)
A broken leg is a fracture of the leg bone. Broken leg may also refer to: "Broken Leg", a song by Bluejuice Broke Leg Creek, a ... stream in Kentucky Break a leg (disambiguation). ...
*  Bosworth fracture
Ashhurst, APC; Bromer RS (1922). "Classification and Mechanism of Fractures of the Leg Bones Involving the Ankle. Based on a ... Bosworth, DM (Jan 1947). "Fracture-Dislocation of the Ankle with Fixed Displacement of the Fibula behind the Tibia". J Bone ... Mechanism and staging of injury". J Bone Joint Surg Am. 65 (8): 1149-57. PMID 6630259. Retrieved 2009-10-10. Hoblitzell, RM; ...
*  Oriental darter
Harrison, CJO (1978). "Osteological differences in the leg bones of two forms of Anhinga" (PDF). Emu. 78 (4): 230-231. doi: ... The legs and webbing on the foot are yellow in immatures and non-breeding birds while breeding birds have darker grey tarsi and ...
*  Meiolania
The remains were primarily leg bones, indicating the turtles were butchered elsewhere. The bones were not present in younger ... based on the presence of bones at the bottom of a garbage midden at an archeological site. ...
*  Tyrannosauridae
Tyrannosaurids walked exclusively on their hindlimbs, so their leg bones were massive. In contrast to the forelimbs, the ... Femur (thigh bone) Tibia (shin bone) Metatarsals (foot bones) Dewclaw Phalanges (toe bones) Jack Horner and Don Lessem argued ... Christiansen (1998) estimated that the leg bones of Tyrannosaurus were not significantly stronger than those of elephants, ... At the same time, hollow chambers within many skull bones and large openings (fenestrae) between those bones helped to reduce ...
*  Riostegotherium
Leg bones found in the area of probably came from Riostegotherium as well.[citation needed] Argentina portal Brazil portal ...
*  Mütter Museum
... spines and leg bones so twisted by rickets they're painful just to see; the skeleton of a dwarf who stood 3 feet 6 inches (1.07 ... In 2016, Harvard University Press published Bone Rooms: From Scientific Racism to Human Prehistory in Museums. The author, ...
*  Pygostylia
Last is a bulbous medial condyle of the tibiotarsus (lower leg bone). The pygosylians fall into two distinct groups with regard ... Next is a reversed pubic bone separated from the main axis of the sacrum by an angle of 45 to 65 degrees. ...
*  Ozraptor
Only known from one partial leg bone, Ozraptor is difficult to classify. In 1998 the describers could not more precisely ... Re-evaluation of the bone in the nineties after being prepared out of the rock by John Albert Long and Ralph Molnar showed that ...
*  Sagol
Cattle have eight sagol bones. Sagol uses the thigh and shin bones from a cow's four legs. Sagol can be classified by breed ( ... Beef shank Ham hock Long bone Oxtail "Sagol" 사골 [beef leg bone]. Korean-English Learners' Dictionary. National Institute of ... or beef leg bone broth, for Korean soups such as gomguk (beef bone soup), galbi-tang (short rib soup), tteokguk (sliced rice ... Sagol (사골; 四骨), or beef leg bone, is an ingredient in Korean cuisine. Sagol is often boiled to make a broth, called sagol-yuksu ...
*  Haru Kobayashi
Medical examinations revealed many fissures along Haru's leg bones, due to Fuji's habitual abuse. In the same year, Haru ... She even refused the idea that her bones should be buried in the family grave. Her dermatitis had cleared within two months of ...
*  Megalonyx leptostomus
These include lower jaws, isolated teeth, various leg bones and a complete hind foot. M. leptostomus was probably ancestral to ... While no complete skeletons have been found at Hagerman, there have been a good variety of bones for comparison with other ...
*  Þjálfi and Röskva
Þjálfi sucks the marrow from a leg bone from one of the goats. When Thor resurrects the goats the next morning, he finds that ... The peasant's son Þjálfi takes one of the goat ham-bones and uses a knife to split it open, breaking the bone to get to the ... Noting this new lameness, Thor exclaims that someone has mistreated the bones of his goats; that someone broke the ham-bone ... Resurrected, the goats stand, but one of the two goats is lame in the hind leg. ...
*  Sarah Stewart (basketball)
She then fractured a bone in her left leg, which set off dystrophy in that leg as well. This resulted in her needing a ...
*  Lüneburg
In the town hall is a bone preserved in a glass case; legend has it that this is the preserved leg-bone of the boar. It was ...