Module F Unit 1 Theory Review

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  1. Osteoblast
    Bone-building cells
  2. Bones grow in length from _____.
    Epiphysis
  3. Amphiarothosis means _____.
    Form of articulation (joint) with slight movement; connected by cartilage; plural amphiarothoses.
  4. What is a mature bone cell?
    Osteocyte
  5. Which ribs have only posterior attachments?
    Floating ribs
  6. What does the bursa do?
    Acts as a cushion between the moving parts of the joint.
  7. An example of diarthosis joint?
    Hip or shoulder, freely moving
  8. What vitamin deficiency causes Rickets?
    Vitamin C
  9. Kyphosis
    Exaggerated curve of the thoracic spine.
  10. Sarcoma
    Malignant bone tumor of the bone marrow and cartilage cells.
  11. Which is not a joint disease or condition?
    Talipes
  12. Fontanels
    Soft spots located between the cranial bones; also fontanelles.
  13. In what bone do we find the pituitary gland?
    Sella turcica
  14. Acetabulum
    Socket where the femur joins the pelvic girdle.
  15. Hinge joint
    Joint that only moves in one direction.
  16. MATCHING:
    Patella
    Kneecap
  17. MATCHING:
    Calcaneus
    Heel bone
  18. MATCHING:
    Clavicle
    Collarbone
  19. MATCHING:
    Scapula
    Shoulder blade
  20. MATCHING:
    Shin bone
    Tibia
  21. MATCHING:
    Zygomatic
    Cheek bone
  22. MATCHING:
    Ossicles
    Three small bones in the middle ear
  23. MATCHING:
    Sternum
    Breast bone
  24. MATCHING:
    Mandible
    Lower jawbone
  25. MATCHING:
    Maxilla
    Upper jaw

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