What Is the Shortest Bone in the Human Body?


The smallest bone in the human body is located in the ear ossicles. They are found in the middle ear, and they are known as the 'stapes', the 'incus' and the 'malleus'. The human body has 206 bones in its skeleton.
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The stapes, in the middle ear, is the smallest and lightest bone of the human skeleton.
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