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  1. a fracture in which only one side of the shaft is broken, and the other is bent
  2. process of removing a small sample of bone marrow from a selected site with a needle for the purpose of examining the specimen under a microscope
  3. The end of a long bone, attached to the shaft
  4. aka soft spots- is a space between bones of an infant's cranium that is covered by a tough membrane
  5. an abnormal inward (forward) curvature of the vertebral column, aka swayback.
  6. the process of blood cell formation

6 True/False questions

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

          

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

          

  3. scoliosisan abnormal inward (forward) curvature of the vertebral column, aka swayback.

          

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

          

  5. 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.

          

  6. yellow bone marrowgradually replaces red bone marrow in adult bones, functions as storage for fat tissue and is inactive in formation of blood cells

          

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