Disorders Of The Skeletal System - Review For Quiz #4

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  • 1. 
    A disorder of bone formation in which there is a lack of normal calcium salt deposits and a decrease in bone protein is called _________________.
  • 2. 
    Osteoporosis is a metabolic bone disorder.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    ___________________ is a disorder where there is an increased breakdown of bone tissue without an increase in the deposit of new bone by osteoblasts, thus causing the bones to break easily.
  • 4. 
    Osteoporosis is less common is post menopausal women.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Osteitis Deformans, also known as ____________  ______________, is a disorder that results in the bones becoming deformed, unstable and easily fractured.
  • 6. 
    A metabolic bone disorder that is characterized by demineralization or loss of minerals from bone related to vitamin D deficiency.
  • 7. 
    What is a malignant tumor in bone tissue called?
  • 8. 
    Osteosarcoma occurs most often in the distal ___________ or proximal __________.
  • 9. 
    Osteosarcomas are prevalent in males or females between the ages of 20-40? These patients present with severe, unrelenting pain.
  • 10. 
    When epithelial tumors or carcinomas from various organs spread it is called _______________.
  • 11. 
    ____________________ is the inflammation of bone caused by pyogenic bacteria, most commonly staphylococcus, which enters through the _________________.
  • 12. 
    _____________________ is a structural disorder that exaggerates the thoracic curve to give a "hunchback" appearance.
  • 13. 
    ________________ is an abnormal exaggeration of the lumbar spine.
  • 14. 
    The most common structure disorder of the spine is _________________, which gives the spine a side-to-side or lateral curvature.
  • 15. 
    Scoliosis is most common in teenage girls.  True or false
  • 16. 
    _____________  _____________ is a congenital deformity in which there is an opening in the roof of the mouth.
  • 17. 
    Excessive mechanical stress on bone is capable of causing a ______________.
  • 18. 
    This type of bone fracture is a simple fracture with no open wound.
    • A. 

      Closed Fracture

    • B. 

      Comminuted Fracture

    • C. 

      Spiral Fracture

    • D. 

      Greenstick Fracture

  • 19. 
    In this type of fracture, the bone has been twisted apart.
    • A. 

      Impacted Fracture

    • B. 

      Open Fracture

    • C. 

      Closed Fracture

    • D. 

      Spiral Fracture

  • 20. 
    This fracture is when the broken ends of the bone are jammed into each other.
    • A. 

      Comminuted Fracture

    • B. 

      Impacted Fracture

    • C. 

      Open Fracture

    • D. 

      Spiral Fracture

  • 21. 
    One side of the bone is broken and the other is bent with this type of fracture.
    • A. 

      Greenstick Fracture

    • B. 

      Closed Fracture

    • C. 

      Spiral Fracture

    • D. 

      Open Fracture

  • 22. 
    Name the type of bone fracture:There is more than one fracture line and the bone is splintered or crushed.
    • A. 

      Open Fracture

    • B. 

      Spiral Fracture

    • C. 

      Greenstick Fracture

    • D. 

      Comminuted Fracture

  • 23. 
    Name the type of bone fracture described:A broken bone protrudes through the skin or an external wound leads to a broken bone.
    • A. 

      Open Fracture

    • B. 

      Impacted Fracture

    • C. 

      Comminuted Fracture

    • D. 

      Spiral Fracture

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