Ch. 6 terms - a. Rheumatoid arthritis 2. A metabolic...

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Ch.6 Terms 1. Measurements of human features such as height, weight and body circumference. (Two words) a. Anthropometric Measurements 2. Measures subcutaneous body fat (three words) a. Triceps Skin Calipers 3. A type of wound or injury caused by an external force. a. Trauma 4. A deformity, in which the sternum or breastbone projects interior or forward. (Two words) a. Pigeon Chest 5. Characterized by the deposit of lime salts on the tissues a. Calcinosis 6. Inflammation of the gray matter of the spinal cord leading to muscle paralysis and immobility a. Poliomyelitis 7. Locally inflamed muscles and connective tissue a. Fibromyositis 8. Inversion of the foot and the eversion of the ankle a. Talipes 9. The inflammation of the bone marrow. a. Osteomyelitis 10. Spinal fusion (two words) a. Spinal Ankylosing 1. An inflammatory condition of the joints causing stiffness, swelling, pain and major changes in the synovial capsule of a joint. (Two words)
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Unformatted text preview: a. Rheumatoid arthritis 2. A metabolic disease characterized by inflammation in the foot, knee or elbow. a. Gout 3. One who practices by hands is a a. Chiropractor 4. A term meaning a ruptured or protruding vertebral disc cartilage: (two words) a. Herniated Disc 5. Exaggerated posterior curve of the spine (hunchback) a. Kyphosis 6. A person with a lateral body curve is said to have? a. Scoliosis 7. Partial or incomplete dislocation a. Subluxation 8. To tear away a. Avulsion 9. The arching of the foot is flattened inward or downward is known as: (two words) a. Pes Planus 10. Locally inflamed muscles and connective tissue a. Fibromyositis 11. The diagnostic term for knees are bent outward is: (two words) a. Genu Varum 12. Abnormal condition characterized by chronic fatigue and muscle weakness (two words) a. Myasthenia Gravis...
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This note was uploaded on 08/02/2011 for the course CHM 2045 taught by Professor Geiger during the Spring '08 term at University of Central Florida.

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Ch. 6 terms - a. Rheumatoid arthritis 2. A metabolic...

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