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  1. Bursitis
  2. Osteoarthritic
  3. Lacunae
  4. Appendicular skeleton
  5. Central Haversion Canal
  1. a Tiny cavities in the matrix that contain osteocytes.
  2. b Canal that opens in the center of the osteon and contains blood vessels and nerves
  3. c the most common form of arthritis, a chronic degenerative condition that typically affects the aged.
  4. d One of the two subdivisions of the skeleton, the bones of the limbs and girdles that are attached to the axial skeleton.
  5. e "water on the knee" due to the inflammation of bursae or synovial membrane.

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. abnormal outward curvature of the thoracic spine. Humpback
  2. The cavity of the shaft that is a storage area for adipose (fat) tissue, also called yellow marrow.
  3. a condition in which the body's bones become weak and break easily.
  4. Mature bone cells found within the matrix in tiny cavities called lacunae.
  5. 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.

5 True/False Questions

  1. LamellaeTiny cavities in the matrix that contain osteocytes.


  2. Ossificationprocess 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.


  3. Rheumatoid arthritisa chronic inflammatory disorder, it's a disorder in which the body's immune system attempts to destroy its own tissues.


  4. Epiphyseal platethe ends of the long bone, consists of a thin layer of compact bone enclosing an area filled with spongy bone.


  5. Osteoblastgiant bone-destroying cells in bones that break down bone matrix and release calcium ions into the blood.


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