Musculoskeletal system

Anatomy-Exam-Musculoskeletal-System-300x273Musculoskeletal system is a system of various tissues (bones, cartilage, tendons, ligaments, synovium, skeletal muscle) which gives our bodies structure and stability and allows us to move. It is a fascinating system of interconnected tissues of different properties. Have a look below for some interesting facts about them, or click here for some exciting news from the musculoskeletal world.

  1. How do long bones grow?
  2. What is articular cartilage?
  3. Skeletal muscle structure and function.
  4. Tendons and ligaments, linking it all
  5. When things go wrong: