5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- articulations of the axial skeleton
- structural classification
- synovial joints
- a of, or relating to, arthritis or connective tissue disease
- b ligament is stretched to the point at which some of the collagen fibers are torn; ligament remains functional, and the structure of the joint is not affected
- e bony fusion
5 Multiple choice questions
rigid, cartilaginous bridge between two articulating bones; e.g. epiphyseal cartilage
line of fusion between two bones that are separate in early development, as symphysis of the mandible.
joint in which two bones are connected only by a fibrocartilaginous pad, as the pubic symphysis and the intervertebral disks
- inflammation of a tendon
- also, luxation; displacement of any part, esp. the temporary displacement of a bone from its normal position in a joint
5 True/False questions
knee joint →
arthritis → also, synovial; articulation in which opposing bones move freely (e.g., a hinge joint or a pivot joint).
amphiarthrosis → articulation in which the body surfaces are connected by cartilage; mobility is slight but may be exerted in all directions.
The articulations of the bodies of the vertebrae are examples
syndesmosis → articulation in which bones are united by ligaments
osteoarthritis → degenerative joint disease