5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a When the scar tissue eventually ossifies, and the bone ends become firmly fused.
- b giant bone-destroying cells in bones that break down bone matrix and release calcium ions into the blood.
- c Blood cell formation that occurs within the marrow cavities of certain bones.
- d the most common form of arthritis, a chronic degenerative condition that typically affects the aged.
- e abnormal lateral curvature of the spine.
5 Multiple choice questions
- blood-filled swelling when a bone breaks.
- the ends of the long bone, consists of a thin layer of compact bone enclosing an area filled with spongy bone.
- a chronic inflammatory disorder, it's a disorder in which the body's immune system attempts to destroy its own tissues.
- an almost immovable joint between bones bound by cartilage.
- happens when a bone is forced out of its normal position in the joint cavity.
5 True/False questions
Synarthroses/fibrous joint → freely movable joints
Bursitis → "water on the knee" due to the inflammation of bursae or synovial membrane.
Reduction → happens when a bone is forced out of its normal position in the joint cavity.
Lacunae → Concentric rings/circles made up of groups of hollow tubes of bone matrix that the lacunae are arranged in.
Diaphysis → Elongated shaft of a long bone.