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ch 26 path health
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Refers to fracture of the lower fibula due to excessive stress on the ankle
Factors predisposing people to osteoporosis include
decreased mobility or sedentary lifestyle
hormonal factors such as Cushing's syndrome
deficits of calcium or vitamin D
excessive caffeine intake
Which of the following is a common disorder in which decreased bone mass and density predispose patients to fractures?
Which of the following conditions result from a deficit of vitamin D and phosphates required for bone mineralization?
rickets in children
osteomalacia in adults
Malignant tumors , commonly occurring in the long bones of young adults, and constant bone pain is typical
Osteosarcoma and Ewing's sarcoma
Degenerative muscle disorder, often inherited as an X-linked recessive trait, affecting boys
Duchenne's muscular dystrophy
A group of disorders causing generalized aching pain, severe fatigue, and depression
Primary fibromyalgia syndrome
Which progressive degenerative disorder joint disease often affects the large weight-bearing joints?
Systemic signs of rheumatoid arthritis include
mild fever, generalized lymphadenopathy
Which form of joint disease usually involves a single joint, manifested as red, swollen, and painful, with decreased range of movement?
Infectious or septic arthritis
Chronic progressive inflammatory disorder of the vertebral joints that leads to a rigid spine
Form of inflammatory arthritis caused by deposits of uric acid and urates in a joint
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