tendon sheaths The medical term for the collarbone is the Clavicle The attachment site of the muscle to bone that does not move when the muscle contracts:
origin Pertaining to the buttocks: gluteal The abbreviation fx stands for: fracture Inflammation of the bone and bone marrow: osteomyelitis What is the difference between a strain and a sprain? A sprain is a stretch or tear of a ligament; a strain is a stretch or tear in the muscle or tendon. The bone that makes up a portion of the nasal septum: vomer Hallux valgus is also known as a(n): bunion The word element that means cell is -cyte Painful arthritis of the big toe: gout A type of fracture in which one side of the bone is partially broken and the other side is bent is called a(an) ___________________________ fracture. greenstick An inherited condition in which bone formation is incomplete, leading to fragile, easily broken bones is Osteogenesis imperfecta Which of the following characteristics is used to determine how a bone is classified? Shape An exaggerated thoracic curvature of the vertebral column is called kyphosis A person trained as an orthopedic technologist can be expected to assist orthopedic surgeons in their treatment of patients.
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- Bone fracture, following procedures