5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Gout (y arthritis)
- a Tiny cavities in the matrix that contain osteocytes.
- b bone-forming cells
- c a disease in which uric acid accumulates in the blood and may be deposited as needle-shaped crystals in the soft tissues of joints.
- d "water on the knee" due to the inflammation of bursae or synovial membrane.
- e abnormal lateral curvature of the spine.
5 Multiple choice questions
- blood-filled swelling when a bone breaks.
- a chronic inflammatory disorder, it's a disorder in which the body's immune system attempts to destroy its own tissues.
- 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.
- 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.
- One of the two subdivisions of the skeleton, the bones of the limbs and girdles that are attached to the axial skeleton.
5 True/False questions
Epiphyseal plate → a flat plate of hyaline cartilage seen in young, growing bone. Cause the lengthwise growth of the bone.
Ankylosis → When the scar tissue eventually ossifies, and the bone ends become firmly fused.
Canaliculi → Tiny cavities in the matrix that contain osteocytes.
Epiphyses → Elongated shaft of a long bone.
Hematopoiesis → Blood cell formation that occurs within the marrow cavities of certain bones.