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6 Multiple choice questions

  1. compound fracture; broken bone with an open wound
  2. dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry, this procedure measures bone densitrty more accurately than dual photon absorptiometry, takes less time, and emits less radiation to the patient.
  3. a fracture in which only one side of the shaft is broken, and the other is bent
  4. where blood cell production occurs throughtout one's life.
  5. an abnormal inward (forward) curvature of the vertebral column, aka swayback.
  6. abnormal lateral curvature of the spine

6 True/False questions

  1. yellow bone marrowgradually replaces red bone marrow in adult bones, functions as storage for fat tissue and is inactive in formation of blood cells

          

  2. epiphysisabnormal lateral curvature of the spine

          

  3. osteomalaciapredominantly in females; fragile bones, loss of bone density, decreased levels of estrogen and calcium.

          

  4. osteogenic sarcomaAKA "OSTEOSARCOMA" - The most common malignant bone tumor, with common sites being the distal femur, proximal tibia & the proximal humerus

          

  5. fontanellesaka soft spots- is a space between bones of an infant's cranium that is covered by a tough membrane

          

  6. impacted fracturea break that extends through the entire thickness of the bone