Chapter 3Learning Exercise

Chapter 3Learning Exercise - 3.1. hump = kyph/o...

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3.1. hump = kyph/o 3.2.cartilage = chondr/o 3.3.crooked, bent, or stiff = ankyl/o 3.4.joint = arthr/o 3.5.noun ending = -um 3.6.cranium, skull = crani/o 3.7.rib = cost/o 3.8.setting free, loosening = -lysis 3.9.spinal cord, bone marrow = myel/o 3.10.surgical fixation of a bone or joint = -desis 3.11.vertebra, vertebrae = spondyl/o 3.12. curved = scoli/o 3.13. bent backward = lord/o 3.14. synovial membrane = synovi/o, synov/o 3.15. bone = oste/o 3.16. The shaft of a long bone is known as the diaphysis . 3.17. Seven short bones make up each ankle tarsal. 3.18. The upper portion of the sternum is the manubrium . 3.19. A is movable. synovial joint 3.20. The bone is located just below the urinary bladder. pubis 3.21. The opening in a bone through which the blood vessels, nerves, and ligaments pass is a . foramen 3.22. A/An connects one bone to another bone. ligament 3.23. The hip socket is known as the . acetabulum 3.24. The bones of the fingers and toes are known as the . phalanges 3.25. A normal projection on the surface of a bone that serves as an attachment for muscles and tendons is known as a/an . process 3.26. breastbone sternum 3.27. cheekbones zygomatic 3.28. collarbone clavicle 3.29. kneecap patella 3.30. point of the elbow olecranon process 3.31. The surgical procedure for loosening of an ankylosed joint is known as arthrolysis The bone disorder of unknown cause that destroys normal bone structure and replaces it with fibrous (scar-like) tissue is known as fibrous dysplasia 3.33. An bone marrow transplant uses bone marrow from a donor. allogenic 3.34. A percutaneous is performed to treat osteoporosis related compression fractures. vertebroplasty 3.35. The medical term for the form of arthritis that is commonly known as wear-and-tear arthritis is . osteoarthritis 3.36. The medical term for the condition commonly known as low back pain is lumbaego. Lumbago 3.37. The surgical fracture of a bone to correct a deformity is known as osteclasis. Osteoclasis 3.38. Ankylosing spondilitis is a form of rheumatoid arthritis characterized by progressive stiffening of
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This note was uploaded on 03/10/2012 for the course HRP 2303 taught by Professor Judithguetzow during the Spring '12 term at Texas Pan American.

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Chapter 3Learning Exercise - 3.1. hump = kyph/o...

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