Lom - Musculoskeletal System - Bones

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Lom - Musculoskeletal System - Bones

LANGUAGE OF MEDICINE - 07/14/17


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Specialists who treat diseases of bones are called as ______________________________.
    • A. 

      Rheumatologists

    • B. 

      Orthopedists

    • C. 

      Ophthalmologist

    • D. 

      Odontologist

  • 2. 
    Bones of the fetus are composed of _____________________________ tissue
    • A. 

      Osseous

    • B. 

      Cartilaginous

    • C. 

      Muscular

    • D. 

      Lymphatic

  • 3. 
    Bone formation is also called as  [Blank]
  • 4. 
     [Blank] are immature osteocytes that produce the bony tissue that replaces cartilage during ossification.
  • 5. 
    _____________________ are large cells that function to reabsorb, or digest, bony tissue.
    • A. 

      Osteoblasts

    • B. 

      Osteoclasts

    • C. 

      Osteocytes

    • D. 

      Macrophages

  • 6. 
     [Blank] are also called bone phagocytes.
  • 7. 
    Patella or knee cap is an example of ___________________ bone
    • A. 

      Long

    • B. 

      Short

    • C. 

      Flat

    • D. 

      Sesamoid

  • 8. 
     [Blank] treat joint diseases.
  • 9. 
    ________________________________ is a hollow cavity within a bone.
    • A. 

      Sulcus

    • B. 

      Sinus

    • C. 

      Fossa

    • D. 

      Foramen

  • 10. 
    Each end of a long bone is called [Blank]
  • 11. 
    Epiphyseal line is commonly called as  [Blank] plate.
  • 12. 
    The ____________________ is a strong fibrous, vascular membrane that covers the surface of a long bone.
    • A. 

      Endosteum

    • B. 

      Periosteum

    • C. 

      Fascia

    • D. 

      Tendon

  • 13. 
    Channels within compact bone are called as  [Blank] canals.
  • 14. 
    Which one of the following is not a cranial bone?
    • A. 

      Occipital

    • B. 

      Lacrimal

    • C. 

      Frontal

    • D. 

      Parietal

  • 15. 
    The "sella turcica" is a depression in which cranial bone in which the pituitary gland is located?
    • A. 

      Occipital

    • B. 

      Frontal

    • C. 

      Parietal

    • D. 

      Sphenoid

  • 16. 
    ____________________________ is an opening in Occipital bone through which the spinal cord passes.
    • A. 

      Fossa ovalis

    • B. 

      Foramen magnum

    • C. 

      Foramen ovale

    • D. 

      Foramen mentale

  • 17. 
    There are two parietal and two temporal bones in the cranium.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    Ethmoid bone is a cranial bone
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Coccyx is formed from how may fused bones?
    • A. 

      4

    • B. 

      5

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      2

  • 20. 
    Cleft palate results due to non union of maxillary bones by sutures before birth.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    ___________________________ is a thin single flat bone that forms the lower portion of the nasal septum.
    • A. 

      Zygomatic bone

    • B. 

      Lacrimal bone

    • C. 

      Ethmoid bone

    • D. 

      Vomer

  • 22. 
    There are [Blank] cervical vertebrae, [Blank] thoracic vertebrae, [Blank]  lumbar vertebrae, [Blank] sacral vertebrae & coccyx in the vertebral column of humans at birth. (fill the blanks with numbers)
  • 23. 
    _______________________ vertebrae are the strongest and largest of the back bones.
    • A. 

      Thoracic

    • B. 

      Lumbar

    • C. 

      Sacral

    • D. 

      Cervical

  • 24. 
    Xiphoid process is part of  [Blank]
  • 25. 
    [Blank] is the crackling sound produced when ends of bones rub each other or rub against roughened cartilage.
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