What division of the skeleton consists of the bones of the shoulder girdle, hip, and extremities?
The appendicular skeleton consists of bones of the shoulder grindle, hip, and extremities.
What are the three types of oints classified according to the type of material between the adjoining bones?
The three types of joints classified according to the material between the adjoining bones are fibrous, cartilaginous, and synovial
What is the most freely movable type of joint?
A synovial joint or diarthrosis is the most freely movable type of joint.
What is the most common type of joint disorder?
Arthritis is the most common type of joint disorder.
The shaft of a long bone is called the _____.
Red bone marrow manufactures _____.
Bones are covered by a connective tissue membrane called _____.
Bone matrix is produced by_____.
What is the name of the first cervical vertebra?
Osteoarthritis involves _____.
degeneration of joint cartilage
The medial bone of the fforearm is the _____,
Where is your xiphoid process?
it's at the base of my sternum.
The shaft of the long bones is called the _____.
You're playing baseball Sunday afternoon and a wild pitch hits you right in the mouth, cracking your jaw. Which bone is damaged?
Parts of which bones form the large knuckles of the hand?
T or F. In a greenstick fracture, piecces of bone are splintered or crushed within the arm.
False. In a greenstick fracture one side of the bone is broke, the other side is bent.
T or F. The olecranon is the deep socket that holds the head of the femur to form the hip joint.
False. The acetabulum is the deep socket that holds the head to the femur to form the hip joint.
T or F. Cancellous bone tissue is arranged in rings around a central canal that houses nerves and blood vessels.
False. Cancellous bone tissue is made up of a network of small, bony plates filled with red marrow.
Compact bone tissue is arranged in rings around a central canal that houses nerves and blood vessels.
T or F. the skull is a part of the axial skeleton.
T or F. Red bone marrow is found mostly in the central cavities of the long bones.
False. Red bone marrow is found in ends of the long bones and at the center of the other bones. Yellow bone marrow is found chiefly in the central cavities of the long bones.
Technically, "The Hunchback of Notre Dame" probably suffered from _____.
The bones in a _____ joint, also called an _____ are connected by _____. This type of joint is slightly moveable.
Depression bone markings include the foramen, the _____, the meatus, and the _____.
Among the 6 types of synovial jointss are the pivot joint, the _____ joint, the ball-and-socket joint, and the _____ joint.
the bones in an _____joint are held together by _____ connective tissue. This kind of joint is immovable and is known as an _____.
The bones in the freely moveable joint, called an _____ joint, have a potential space between them that is filled with _____.
Streptoccous and Staphyloccus are common causes of v, but not of _____, which results from an excess of uric acid _____, also known as DJD, involves calcification of the ligaments, wheras _____ involves crippling joint swelling.