5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Axial Skeleton
- Gout (y arthritis)
- a the ends of the long bone, consists of a thin layer of compact bone enclosing an area filled with spongy bone.
- b a disease in which uric acid accumulates in the blood and may be deposited as needle-shaped crystals in the soft tissues of joints.
- c abnormal lateral curvature of the spine.
- d bone-forming cells
- e one of the two subdivisions of the skeleton, the bones that form the longitudinal axis of the body, the skull, vertebral column, ribs, and sternum.
5 Multiple choice questions
- the most common form of arthritis, a chronic degenerative condition that typically affects the aged.
- Concentric rings/circles made up of groups of hollow tubes of bone matrix that the lacunae are arranged in.
- a chronic inflammatory disorder, it's a disorder in which the body's immune system attempts to destroy its own tissues.
- a disease of children in which the bones fail to calcify, the bones soften and the legs bow.
- a realignment of the broken bone ends (treats fractures)
5 True/False questions
Appendicular skeleton → One of the two subdivisions of the skeleton, the bones of the limbs and girdles that are attached to the axial skeleton.
Lacunae → Concentric rings/circles made up of groups of hollow tubes of bone matrix that the lacunae are arranged in.
Volkmann's canal → Tiny cavities in the matrix that contain osteocytes.
Synchondroses → an almost immovable joint between bones bound by cartilage.
Amphiarthroses/cartilaginous joint → slightly movable joints. Bones united by cartilage, no joint cavity is present