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CHAPTER 7.8-Describe the disorders that affect the axial skeleton.1)What is the term for a birth defect caused by abnormal formation of the vertebralcolumn?
:2)What type of injury has occurred in this diagram?:
3)What is the term for an abnormal curve of the vertebral column?scoliosis:
4)Which of the following is a type of abnormal curve in the vertebral column?5)Your patient has back and leg pain. After running tests, you’ve discovered that the
spinal canal in the vertebrae in the lumbar region of her back has narrowed. Which ofthe following would be an appropriate diagnosis for this patient?
6)A health-care practitioner who cares for disorders related to the axial skeleton, but7)Your patient is a newborn baby who has a cyst on her back. Examination of the cyst
shows it to be at the level of L5; the cyst contains cerebrospinal fluid and the meningesthat surround the spinal cord, but not the spinal cord itself. Which of the followingwould be an appropriate diagnosis for this baby?

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Term
Fall
Professor
Allan Kew
Tags
Spina bifida occulta, following disorders, Severe hyperextension, severe hyperflexion of the head, following cases of spina bifida cystica

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