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  1. compound fracture; broken bone with an open wound
  2. clubfoot
  3. AKA "OSTEOSARCOMA" - The most common malignant bone tumor, with common sites being the distal femur, proximal tibia & the proximal humerus
  4. abnormal softening of bones caused by deficiencies of phosphorus or calcium or vitamin D; called Ricketts in children.
  5. The end of a long bone, attached to the shaft
  6. the process of blood cell formation

6 True/False questions

  1. complete fractureoccurs when a direct force caused the bone to break

          

  2. DEXAdual-energy x-ray absorptiometry, this procedure measures bone densitrty more accurately than dual photon absorptiometry, takes less time, and emits less radiation to the patient.

          

  3. osteoporosisabnormal softening of bones caused by deficiencies of phosphorus or calcium or vitamin D; called Ricketts in children.

          

  4. impacted fractureoccurs when a direct force caused the bone to break

          

  5. bone scanprocedure in which a radioactive substance is injected intravenously and its uptake in bones is measured with a special scanning device

          

  6. yellow bone marrowwhere blood cell production occurs throughtout one's life.

          

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