head and neck final!

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head and neck final!
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2010-12-12 22:40:26
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  1. what lessens the weight of the skull?
    sinuses
  2. what structure filters and humidifies the air we breathe?
    sinuses
  3. what acts as a crumple zone? It takes the forces to protect the brain
    sinuses sinuses sinuses!
  4. a sinus is an ________ _________
    epithelial lining
  5. a sinus lift is where they literally lift the sinus by adding more ______ underneath where it is needed to prepare for ________ placement. the ______ ______ pushes the sinus ____
    • bone
    • implant
    • bone graft
    • up (great movie!)
  6. inflammation of the sinus is called _________
    sinusitis
  7. T/F sinusitis can occur on the top and bottom
    FALSE! just the top!
  8. T/F bending over when you have sinusitis causes pain
    TRUE!
  9. the brains way of protecting itself during a stroke is by re-routing blood. this is done by the _______ _______ _________
    circle of willis!

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