Diseases
Bones
Joints
Terms
Terms 2
100

This disease is chronic, systemic inflammatory disease affecting synovial membranes of multiple joints.

What is Rheumatoid Arthritis?

100

Mature bone cells

What are Osteocytes?

100

This is what joint types are classified by.

What is degree of movement?

100

Technical term for Growth Plate

What is Epiphyseal Plate?

100

This is known as the abnormal sideward curvature of the spine

What is scoliosis?

200

This disease causes sudden onset of excruciating pain of joints, usually the big toe.

What is gout?

200

This is known as the shinbone.

What is the tibia?

200

Name for inflammatory joint disease.

What is arthritis?

200

This word means no movement.  Fibrous connective tissue grows between articulating bones.

What is Synarthrosis?

200

The process of cell formation.

What is hematopoiesis?

300

Most common non-inflammatory disorder of movable joints.  "wear and tear" arthritis

What is osteoarthritis?

300

Fracture that breaks open the skin or breaks with an open wound.

What is a open/compound fracture?

300

Most joints belong to this class, meaning "fee movement".

What is Diarthroisis?

300

This is the word for new bone-forming cells.

What are osteoblasts?

300

Term for cartilage cells.

What are Chondrocytes?

400

This disease is most common in postmenopausal women.  Characterized by loss of calcified bone matrix.

What is osteoporosis?

400

These are the "true rib" pairs

rib pairs 1 through 7?

400

This membrane lines joint capsule and secretes lubricating fluid.

What is Synovial Membrane?

400

These kind of cells are reabsorb bones.

What are osteoclasts?

400

These are known as the "floating ribs"

What are rib pairs 11 and 12?

500

This disease is also known ad degenerative joint disease.

What is osteoarthritis?

500

These form the hip or pelvic girdle.

What is two pelvic bones with sacrum and coccyx behind?

500

Cartilage that connects articulating bones.

What is Amphiarthrosis?

500

This term refers to the ends of a long bone.

What is Epiphysis?

500

Abnormal outward curve of the spine.

What is kyphosis?

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