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Midterm review

midterm review chap 3 and 4 anatomy

1. Which structures connect bones to bones? ligaments
2. Which term means an abnormal increase in the forward curvature of the lower spine? lordosis
3. Which structure is part of the hip? ilium
4. Which term means a surgical fusion of two bones to stiffen the joints? arthrodesis
5. What forms as a fracture heals? a callus
6. Which term describes stiffness in the joints, particularly in the elderly? arthrosclerosis
7. Which structure forms the upper portion of the sternum? manubrium
8. Which term means abnormal softening of cartilage? chondromalacia
9. Which tissue covers only the joint surface of the bones? Cartilage
10. which term means inflammation of the bone and bone marrow? osteomyelitis
11. Which term describes movement of the arm toward the body? adduction
12. Which condition is commonly know as the hiccups? singultus
13. Which term means pain in several muscle groups? polymyalgia
14. Which term means a condition of abnormal muscle tone? dystonia
15. What is the meaning of the suffix -paresis? partial paralysis
16. Which term means to suture a muscle? myorrhaphy
17. Which structure covers, supports, and separates muscles fascia
18. Which term describes the muscles of the internal organs? smooth
Created by: daniclem87