Skeletal System

the function of the system.

The skeletal system performs vital functions support, movement,


ligaments .connective tissue which attaches bone to bone,

muscle Support and Movement.

nerves.Neurons in the brain communicate via electrical impulses and neurotransmitters

labeled skeleton

long bone

2 major disorders


Calcium carbonate

the body constantly absorbs and replaces bone tissue. With osteoporosis,

bone fracture or loss of height


A cancer of blood-forming tissues, hindering the body's ability to fight infection