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The onset of lordosis, kyphosis, and scoliosis is _____. Insidious
Numbness, prickling, or tingling are common symptoms of herniated intervertebral disk, what is that called? Paresthesia
Pain in the lower back and in weight bearing bones is a common symptom of what? Osteoporosis
Bending, flattening, or deformation of bones is common in _____. Osteomalacia
Both chronic and acute forms of this disease include the sudden onset of fever, chills, malaise, sweating, pain, and swelling over the affected bone. Osteomyelitis
A fracture with no external wound to the skin is what? Closed
Which fracture is accompanied with an open wound? Compound
Which fracture is splintered? Comminuted
In this fracture, one end of the bone is forced into the interior of the other. Impacted
This fracture is also called a stress fracture. Incomplete
In osteoarthritis, a crackling sound may be heard on joint movement, what is this called? Crepitation
The pain in this type of Arthritis is aggravated by movement. Rheumatoid
What disease generally affects the joints of big toes? Gout
Restricted movement, swelling, and edema at the site are common symptoms of which disability? Bursitis
A person with this disease will not be able to clench his or her fist or demonstrate a strong grip. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
What is it called when a organ drapes or droops? Ptosis
Menses, emotional stress, sunlight or cold, and infections will heighten the symptoms to what? Myasthenia Gravis
This disease is often accompanied with a lilac-colored rash. Polymyositis
The butterfly rash is normally a symptom of what disease? Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
A child suffering from which disease will have a waddling gait, engage in toe-walking, and may suffer from lordosis or other spinal deformities? Duchenne's Muscular Dystrophy
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