Which bone is known as the kneecap?
Which condition is abnormal softening of bones due to disease?
The surgical removal of a bursa
Surgical repair of the skull
The medical term for collarbone clavicle
The medical term for breastbone
The top part of the sternum
The bottom part of the sternum
What is the calcaneus bone?
the heel bone
That is the thigh bone?
What is the scapula?
What are the finger and toe bones called?
What is the abnormal increase in the forward curvature of the lumbar spine?
What is the abnormal sideways spine curvature?
What is the abnormal increase in the outward curvature of the thoracic spine as viewed from the side?
What term describes a fracture where the bone is splintered or crushed?
What is the condition of excess uric acid crystals in the joint?
gouty arthritis (gout)
A defect in which the spinal canal fails to close around the spinal cord?
Surgical repair of the cartilage chondroplasty
Inflammation of the vertebrae? (spondyl = vertebrae) spondylitis
Surgical repair of a damaged joint?
Death of bone tissue?
Which bone tissue functions as a fat storage area?
yellow bone marrow
Inflammation of bone AND bone marrow?
What is the flexible tip of the nose made up of?
Surgical incision into a joint?
Surgical incision into a bone oste/otomy
Surgical removal of a spinal lamina laminectomy
A marked loss of bone density and an increase in bone porosity is called…..
A surgical puncture of the joint space to remove fluid for analysis arthro/centesis
The lower portion of the sternum xiphoid process