5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- functional classification
- structural classification
- articulations of the appendicular skeleton
- a synarthrosis
- b bony fusion
- c seam; found only on skull; synarthrotic
- d inflammation of a tendon
5 Multiple choice questions
- degenerative joint disease
rigid, cartilaginous bridge between two articulating bones; e.g. epiphyseal cartilage
- group of rheumatic diseases that affect synovial joints; damage to the articular cartilages; classified as either degenerative or inflammatory
- also, synovial; articulation in which opposing bones move freely (e.g., a hinge joint or a pivot joint).
5 True/False questions
rheumatoid → of, or relating to, arthritis or connective tissue disease
knee joint → articulation in which bones are united by ligaments
dislocation → also, luxation; displacement of any part, esp. the temporary displacement of a bone from its normal position in a joint
line of fusion between two bones that are separate in early development, as symphysis of the mandible.
joint in which two bones are connected only by a fibrocartilaginous pad, as the pubic symphysis and the intervertebral disks
synarthrosis → immovable joint with fibrous connective tissue or cartilage between the bone surfaces.
Movement is absent or limited, and a joint cavity is lacking. It includes the synchondrosis, suture, and syndesmosis types of joints