5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Bone Marrow: Yellow bone marrow
- a inflammation of the periosteum
- b abnormal loss of bony tissue resulting in fragile porous bones attributable to a lack of calcium
- c 26 small bones that make up your backbone
- d functions as a fat storage area, is composed chiefly of fat cells and is located in the medullary cavity.
- e which are also known as articulations, are the
place of union between two or more bones. Joints are classified according to either their construction or based on the degree of movement they allow.
5 Multiple choice questions
- upper portion of the sternum
- crooked, bent, stiff
- a physician who specializes in diagnosing and treating diseases and disorders involving the bones, joints, and muscles
- a degenerative disorder that can cause the loss of normal spinal structure and function
- ribs (true ribs, false ribs, and floating ribs)
5 True/False questions
Landmarks of Bones: process → the tough, fibrous tissue that forms the outermost covering of bone (perimeans
surrounding, oste means bone, and -um is a
The Tissues of Bone: medullary cavity → is located in the shaft of a long bone and is surrounded by compact bone. Medullary means pertaining to the inner section.
Synovial Joints: Ball and socket joints → such as the knees and elbows, are synovial joints that allow movement primarily in one
direction or plane
percutaneous vertebroplasty → a malformation of the skull due to the premature closure of the cranial sutures.
arthrolysis → surgical fusion of a joint