Tag: skeletal system
The skeletal system consists of bones and their associated connective tissues, including cartilage, tendons, and ligaments. It consists of dynamic, living tissues that are capable of growth, detect pain stimuli, adapt to stress, and undergo repair after injury.
Osteogenesis imperfecta is characterized by bones that break easily often from little or no apparent cause.
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