5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Volkmann's canal
- a Completes the communication pathway from the outside of the bone to its interior which run into the compact bone at right angles to the shaft.
- b When the scar tissue eventually ossifies, and the bone ends become firmly fused.
- c the ends of the long bone, consists of a thin layer of compact bone enclosing an area filled with spongy bone.
- d abnormal lateral curvature of the spine.
- e giant bone-destroying cells in bones that break down bone matrix and release calcium ions into the blood.
5 Multiple choice questions
- blood-filled swelling when a bone breaks.
- Blood cell formation that occurs within the marrow cavities of certain bones.
- process of bone formation that involves two major phases. First, hyaline cartilage model is covered with bone matrix and then the cartilage is digested away opening a medullary cavity within the newly formed bone.
- a realignment of the broken bone ends (treats fractures)
- the most common form of arthritis, a chronic degenerative condition that typically affects the aged.
5 True/False questions
Amphiarthroses/cartilaginous joint → slightly movable joints. Bones united by cartilage, no joint cavity is present
Dislocation → happens when a bone is forced out of its normal position in the joint cavity.
Bursitis → Abnormal anterior curvature of the lumbar spine (sway-back condition)
Lordosis → abnormal outward curvature of the thoracic spine. Humpback
Articulation (joint) → process of bone formation that involves two major phases. First, hyaline cartilage model is covered with bone matrix and then the cartilage is digested away opening a medullary cavity within the newly formed bone.