1. Question : _____ is a chronic inflammatory joint disease characterized by stiffening and fusion of the spine and sacroiliac joints.
2. Question : What pattern of bone destruction is described as not well defined and not easily separated from normal bone?
3. Question : _____ is the temporary displacement of two bones in which the bone surfaces partially lose contact.
4. Question : Which of the following attaches skeletal muscle to bone?
5. Question : Which statement is false about giant cell tumors?
6. Question : Considering the pathophysiology of osteoporosis, what are the effects of extracellular signal regulated kinases (ERKs) and receptor activator of RANKL on osteoblasts and osteoclasts?
7. Question : What is the diagnosis of a person who has tennis elbow characterized by tissue degeneration or irritation of the extensor carpi brevis tendon?
8. Question : Cerebral palsy is usually a result of
9. Question : Molecular analysis has demonstrated that osteosarcoma is associated with
10. Question : Ewing sarcoma arises from
11. Question : Which protein, absent in muscle cells of Duchenne muscular dystrophy, mediates the anchoring of skeletal muscles fibers to the basement membrane?
12. Question : Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy is likely inherited from one’s
13. Question : The pain experienced in Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease is referred to as involving
14. Question : The total mass of muscle in the body can be estimated from which serum laboratory test value?
15. Question : An insufficient dietary intake of vitamin _____ can lead to rickets in children.
16. Question : Which type of psoriasis is characterized by lesions on the elbows and knees that are well demarcated, thick, silvery, scaly, and erythematous?
17. Question : Women who develop hirsutism may be secreting hormones associated with
18. Question : An older adult man states he has a sore above his lip that has not healed and is getting bigger. The nurse observes a red scaly patch with an ulcerated center and sharp margins. The nurse recognizes these features as commonly associated with Bowen disease, a form of
19. Question : Which receptors of the autonomic nervous system regulate heat loss through the skin?
20. Question : Treatment for frostbite includes
21. Question : Rubeola is a highly contagious acute _____ disease in children.
22. Question : What is a common source of tinea corporis?
23. Question : Which skin disorder has as its hallmark clinical manifestation skin lesions that rupture, creating a thin, flat, honey-colored crust?
24. Question : Which of the following viral diseases has an incubation period of 14 to 21 days and a duration of 1 to 4 days?
25. Question : What is the cause of chickenpox?