5 Written questions
5 Multiple choice questions
- A disease in which bones become abnormally soft due to decreased levels of calcium and phosphorus in the blood (rickets)
- Most common benign bone marrow tumor, usually located within the bone marrow cavity
- Abnormal inward curvature of a portion of the spine, also known as swayback
- Is the process of removing a small sample of bone marrow from a selected site with a needle for the purpose of examining the specimen under a microsccope.
- Abnormal lateral (sideward) curvature of a portion of the spine.
5 True/False questions
Osteogenic Sarcoma → Also known as osteosarcoma; is most common malignant bone tumor with common sites being the distal femur, the proximal tibia, the proximal humerus.
Kyphosis → Abnormal outward curvature of a portion of the spine, also known as humpback or hunchback.
Dual photon absorptiometry → This procedure measures the bone density more accurately than the dual photon absorptiometry, takes less time, and emits less radiation to the patient.
Osteoporosis → A generalized infection of bone and bone marrow resulting from a bacterial infection
Talipes equinovarus → Non metabolic disease of the bone. Out of control of the osteoclast. Uncommon, causing excessive destruction of the bone structure due to the overaction of the osteoclast.