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  1. aka soft spots- is a space between bones of an infant's cranium that is covered by a tough membrane
  2. occurs when a direct force caused the bone to break
  3. compound fracture; broken bone with an open wound
  4. a fracture in which only one side of the shaft is broken, and the other is bent
  5. abnormal softening of bones caused by deficiencies of phosphorus or calcium or vitamin D; called Ricketts in children.
  6. AKA "OSTEOSARCOMA" - The most common malignant bone tumor, with common sites being the distal femur, proximal tibia & the proximal humerus

6 True/False questions

  1. epiphysisThe end of a long bone, attached to the shaft

          

  2. scoliosisabnormal lateral curvature of the spine

          

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

          

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

          

  5. bone scandual-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.

          

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