5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Medullary cavity
- a The cavity of the shaft that is a storage area for adipose (fat) tissue, also called yellow marrow.
- b the connecting fibers are longer than those of sutures; thus the joint has more "give". An immovable joint in which bones are joined by connective tissue. Between tibula and fibula.
- c Concentric rings/circles made up of groups of hollow tubes of bone matrix that the lacunae are arranged in.
- d abnormal lateral curvature of the spine.
- e Tiny cavities in the matrix that contain osteocytes.
5 Multiple choice questions
- the most common form of arthritis, a chronic degenerative condition that typically affects the aged.
- Canal that opens in the center of the osteon and contains blood vessels and nerves
- The junction of two or more bones; an articulation.
- 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.
5 True/False questions
Ankylosis → When the scar tissue eventually ossifies, and the bone ends become firmly fused.
Amphiarthroses/cartilaginous joint → an immovable joint
Kyphosis → Abnormal anterior curvature of the lumbar spine (sway-back condition)
Dislocation → 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.
Canaliculi → abnormal lateral curvature of the spine.