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The human skeleton is the internal framework of the body. It is composed of 270 bones at birth.
This total decreases to 206 bones by adulthood after some bones have fused together.
The bone mass in the skeleton reaches maximum density around age 30.
Bone densitometry is an enhanced form of x-ray technology used to measure bone loss by checking bone mineral density.
To produce red and white blood cells.
The gall bladder. Humans can live without a gallbladder, which can become diseased and infected. The surgical removal of the gallbladder is called a cholecystectomy.
To learn about an amazing procedure at ETMC that can remove the gall bladder through one incision with minimal scarring, click here.
White blood cells, or leukocytes are found in high numbers with leukemia, a group of cancers that usually begins in the bone marrow.
To learn more about treatment options offered through the ETMC Cancer Institute, click here.
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation is an emergency procedure performed to manually preserve brain function in those with cardiac arrest until further measures can restore spontaneous blood circulation and breathing.
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