5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a a disease of children in which the bones fail to calcify, the bones soften and the legs bow.
- b abnormal outward curvature of the thoracic spine. Humpback
- c Abnormal anterior curvature of the lumbar spine (sway-back condition)
- d an almost immovable joint between bones bound by cartilage.
- e Elongated shaft of a long bone.
5 Multiple choice questions
- "water on the knee" due to the inflammation of bursae or synovial membrane.
- process of bone formation that involves two major phases. First, hyaline cartilage model is covered with bone matrix and then the cartilage is digested away opening a medullary cavity within the newly formed bone.
- the ends of the long bone, consists of a thin layer of compact bone enclosing an area filled with spongy bone.
- an immovable joint
- Completes the communication pathway from the outside of the bone to its interior which run into the compact bone at right angles to the shaft.
5 True/False questions
Osteoclast → bone-forming cells
Rheumatoid arthritis → a disease in which uric acid accumulates in the blood and may be deposited as needle-shaped crystals in the soft tissues of joints.
Medullary cavity → happens when a bone is forced out of its normal position in the joint cavity.
Appendicular skeleton → one of the two subdivisions of the skeleton, the bones that form the longitudinal axis of the body, the skull, vertebral column, ribs, and sternum.
Amphiarthroses/cartilaginous joint → an immovable joint