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skeletal pathology quiz stack 1

Transitional vertebra vertebra with characteristics of another spinal region
Spina bifida a posterior defect of the spinal canal resulting from failure of the posterior vertebrae to fuze properly
Osteopetrosis “marble bone” a hereditary bone dysplasia in which bones become brittle, often resulting in stress fractures.
Osteogenesis imperfect “brittle bone disease” inherited generalized connective tissue disorder characterized by multiple fractures.
Achondroplasia most common form of dwarfism
Congenital hip dysplasia hip dislocation resulting from incomplete acetabulum formation.
Rheumatoid arthritis inflammatory arthritis of the small joints.
Ankylosing spondylitis “bamboo spine” bilateral fusion of the SI and lumbar joints.
Osteoarthritis “degenerative joint disease” loss of cartilage in weight bearing and IP joints.
Bursitis inflammation of the bursa (usu. of the shoulder)
Bacterial osteomyelitis inflammation of the bone and bone marrow
Osteoporosis abnormal decrease in bone density with decreased remodeling
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