5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Appendicular skeleton
- Gout (y arthritis)
- a an almost immovable joint between bones bound by cartilage.
- b One of the two subdivisions of the skeleton, the bones of the limbs and girdles that are attached to the axial skeleton.
- c 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.
- d a disease in which uric acid accumulates in the blood and may be deposited as needle-shaped crystals in the soft tissues of joints.
- e abnormal lateral curvature of the spine.
5 Multiple choice questions
- giant bone-destroying cells in bones that break down bone matrix and release calcium ions into the blood.
- blood-filled swelling when a bone breaks.
- Canal that opens in the center of the osteon and contains blood vessels and nerves
- Tiny cavities in the matrix that contain osteocytes.
- happens when a bone is forced out of its normal position in the joint cavity.
5 True/False questions
Diaphysis → Elongated shaft of a long bone.
Canaliculi → Hairlike canals that connect lacunae to each other and the central canal
Volkmann's canal → 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.
Osteoporosis → a condition in which the body's bones become weak and break easily.
Kyphosis → When the scar tissue eventually ossifies, and the bone ends become firmly fused.