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  1. procedure in which a radioactive substance is injected intravenously and its uptake in bones is measured with a special scanning device
  2. gradually replaces red bone marrow in adult bones, functions as storage for fat tissue and is inactive in formation of blood cells
  3. compound fracture; broken bone with an open wound
  4. abnormal softening of bones caused by deficiencies of phosphorus or calcium or vitamin D; called Ricketts in children.
  5. The end of a long bone, attached to the shaft
  6. a break that extends through the entire thickness of the bone

6 True/False questions

  1. scoliosisan abnormal inward (forward) curvature of the vertebral column, aka swayback.

          

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

          

  3. DEXAprocedure in which a radioactive substance is injected intravenously and its uptake in bones is measured with a special scanning device

          

  4. impacted fractureoccurs when a direct force caused the bone to break

          

  5. fontanellesclubfoot

          

  6. red marrowwhere blood cell production occurs throughtout one's life.