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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. where blood cell production occurs throughtout one's life.
  3. clubfoot
  4. a break that extends through the entire thickness of the bone
  5. 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.
  6. occurs when a direct force caused the bone to break

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  1. osteogenic sarcomaabnormal softening of bones caused by deficiencies of phosphorus or calcium or vitamin D; called Ricketts in children.

          

  2. bone marrow aspirationprocedure in which a radioactive substance is injected intravenously and its uptake in bones is measured with a special scanning device

          

  3. greenstick fracturea fracture in which only one side of the shaft is broken, and the other is bent

          

  4. scoliosisabnormal lateral curvature of the spine

          

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

          

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

          

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