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5 Matching questions

  1. crepitation
  2. compression fracture
  3. subluxation
  4. osteonecrosis
  5. Component of Synovial Joints: synovial capsule
  1. a dry, grating sound or sensation caused by bone ends rubbing together, indicating a fracture or joint destruction
  2. b death of bone tissue
  3. c partial displacement of a joint or organ
  4. d is the outermost layer of strong fibrous tissue that resembles a sleeve as it surrounds the
  5. e bone collapses or is compressed, as may happen to vertebrae in osteoporosis or with traumatic injury

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. is located within the spongy bone, is hemopoietic tissue that manufactures red blood cells, hemoglobin, white blood cells, and thrombocytes. These types of cells are discussed in Chapter 5. Hemopoietic (hee-moh poy-ET-ick) means pertaining to the formation of blood cells (hem/o means blood, and -poietic means pertaining to formation). This term is also spelled hematopoietic.
  2. a low-exposure radiographic measurement of the spine and hips to measure bone density
  3. backache affecting the lumbar region or lower back
  4. is a normal projection on the surface of a
    bone that serves as an attachment for muscles and tendons. For example, the mastoid process is the bony projection located on temporal bones just behind the ears
  5. a specialist in care for the feet

5 True/False questions

  1. osteorrhaphyabnormal softening of bones caused by deficiencies of phosphorus or calcium or vitamin D


  2. acetabulumthe cup-shaped hollow in the hipbone into which the head of the femur fits to form a ball-and-socket joint


  3. -umnoun ending


  4. Cartilage: Cartilageis the curved fibrous cartilage found in some joints, such as the knee and the temporomandibular joint of the jaw


  5. The Tissues of Bone: Periosteumthe tough, fibrous tissue that forms the outermost covering of bone (perimeans
    surrounding, oste means bone, and -um is a
    noun ending).


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