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The musculoskeletal system is an internal system that functions primarily to protect vital organs while providing motion and overall support for the body. It is made up of bones, muscles, cartilage, ligaments and tendons... More »

The main functions of the musculoskeletal system are to support the body, help the body maintain posture and protect vital organs. Skeletal muscles are supported by the bones, and they work together to allow the body to ... More »

The musculoskeletal system's primary function is to connect tissues to bones, thus establishing a physical framework to support the body's weight during movement. This system is given commands via interconnected nerves t... More »

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The main functions of the musculoskeletal system are to support the body, help the body maintain posture and protect vital organs. Skeletal muscles are supported by the bones, and they work together to allow the body to ... More »

The BBC explains that the skeletal system’s main functions include providing shape, support and protection for the body. Additionally, in conjunction with the muscular system, it allows the body to move in a coordinated ... More »

The musculoskeletal system's primary function is to connect tissues to bones, thus establishing a physical framework to support the body's weight during movement. This system is given commands via interconnected nerves t... More »

Examples of conditions that are considered a disability for SSI include impairments related to the musculoskeletal system, digestive system, cardiovascular system, respiratory system and disorders that affect multiple bo... More »