Type
Word Search
Description

fracture
synovial fluid
suture
supination
spongy bone
rotation
pronation
pivot joint
periosteum
osteocyte
ossisication
medullary canal
joint
hinge joint
hemopoiesis
gliding joint
fontanel
flexion
extension
epiphysis
endosteum
diaphysis
compact bone
circumduction
bursa
bar and socket joint
axial skeleton
appendicular skeleton
adduction
abduction

Skeletal System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Covers end of long bones Articular Cartilage
Top end of the bone Proximal Epiphysis
Bottom end of bone Distal Epiphysis
Shaft; Composed of compact bine Diaphysis
Cavity of the shaft Medullary Cavity
Dense smooth outer layer Compact bone
Honey comb ; containg red marrow Spongy bone
When cartilage hardens after growth Epiphyseal line
Band of cartilage between epiphysis and diaphysis epiphyseal plate
Covers diaphysis; fibrous connective tissue membrane Periosteum
In spongy bone red marrow
in medullary cavity Yellow Marrow
concentric circles that surround the haversian canals lamellae
open spaces with in the lamellae that contain osteocytes lacuna
Mature bone cells osteocytes
bone - destroying cells osteoclast
bone forming cells osteoblast
functional unit of compact bone osteon
opening in centerr of osteon central canal
canal perpindicular to central canal perforating canal

Skeletal System Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The most abundant cartilage type in the body; provides firm support with some pliability hyaline
Skeleton that includes the bones of the skull, vertebral column, and rib cage Axial
Internal layer of skeletal bone Spongy bone
Large cells that resorb or break down bone matrix Osteoclast
Glistening white, double layered membrane that covers the external surface of bone Periosteum
a break in a bone Fracture
Fibrous membrane at angles of cranial bones that accomadate brain growth in the fetus and infant Fontanel
Freely movable joint exhibiting a joint cavity Synovial
Inflammation of the joints Arthritis
Hematopoietic tissue Red marrow
Type of joint where rounded end of one bone protrudes into a sleeve or ring composed of another bone Pivot
Band of regular fibrous tissue that connects bone to bone ligament
Type of cartilage with abundant elastic fibers Elastic
Skeleton consisting of the bones of the upper and lower limbs, and the girdles Appendicular
The elongated shaft of a long bone Diaphysis
Bone forming cell Osteoblast
Runs through the core of osteons Central canal
Osteomalacia in children Rickets
Bone joined without joint cavity Fibrous joint
Flattened fibrous sacs lined with synovial membrane Bursae
A chronic inflammatory disorder of joints Rheumatoid Arthritis
Type of joint where articular surfaces are essentially flat Plane
Type of joint wher the oval articular surface of one bone fits into a complementary depression of another Condyloid
Most compressable type of cartilage Fibrocartilage
External layer of bone Compact bone
Bone ends Epiphyses
Mature bone cell Osteocyte
process involving bone formation and destruction in response to hormonal and mechanical factors bone remodeling
Increased softening of the bone osteoporosis
type of joints where the articulating bones are united by cartilage Cartilaginous
an elongated bursa the wraps around a tendon subjected to friction Tendon Sheath
Urate crystals in the soft tissues of joints Gout
type of joint where a cylindrical projection of one bone fits into a trough shaped surface on another hinge
Type of joint that resemble condyloid joints but allow greater movement saddle
type of joint wher the spherical or hemispherical head o fone bone articulates with the cuplike socket of another Ball and Socket

Skeletal system Review Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The skeletal system ______ internal organs. Protects
Stores and releases salts of calcium and __________. phosphorus
_________ body in movements assists
Participates in ________ cell production blood
Stores triglycerides in adipose cells of _________ bone marrow yellow
Provides ________ to the human body. support
unspecialized bone cells that are able to change into other type of cells osteoprogenitor
Bone-building cells osteoblasts
Mature bone cells osteocytes
Remodel bones and cause them to release calcium osteoclasts
_______ skeleton that lies on the longitudinal axis of the human body. axial
_________ skeleton that deals with upper and lower limbs, pelvis, and pectoral. appendicular
What type of bone is your carpals? short
What type of bone is your femur? long
What type of bone is your patella? sesmoid
What type of bone is your frontal bone? flat
What type pf bone is your vertebrae? irregular
The process of bone formation ossification
All bones consists of mainly 99% of this mineral. calcium
Bone connected to shoulder joint and elbow joint. humerous
Your thigh bone femur
kneecap bone patella
The bone we call our collar bone clavicle
Triangle shaped bone behind shoulder scapula
Jaw bone mandible
Finger bones are also called ______ phalanges
bone that is on the thumb side of arm Radius
bone that is on pinky side of arm bone Ulna
bone that holds your brain cranial
________ bone is good at providing protection and support compact
________ bone is lightweight and provides tissue support spongy
Main portion of long bone Diaphysis
both ends of bone at the joints. (proximal and distal) epiphyses
region between diaphysis and epiphyses metaphyses
thin layer that covers both epiphyses articular cartilage
connective tissues surrounding the diaphysis periosteum
hollow space within diaphysis. Houses yellow bone marrow medullary cavity
thin membrane lining the medullary cavity endosteum

Skeletal System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the most abundant cartilage type in the body hyaline cartilage
skeleton related to the head, neck, and vertabrae axial skeleton
internal layer of skeletal bone spongy bone
large cells that break down the bone matrix osteoclast
connective tissue that covers the bone periosteum
a break in a bone fracture
fibrous membranes at the angles of the cranial bones Fontanel
freely movable joints synovial joints
inflammation of the joints arthritis
bone marrow that contains the development stages of red blood cells red marrow
a joint that pivots pivot joint
tissue that connects bones ligament
cartilage with abundant elastic fibers elastic cartilage
skeleton relating to limbs appendicular skeleton
elongated shaft of a long bone diaphysis
bone forming cells osteoblast
the canal in the center of each osteon central canal
a vitamin D deficiency rickets
bones formed by fibrous tissue fibrous joints
a fibrous sac containing synovial fluid bursae
a disease that causes the inflammation of the joints rheumatoid arthritis
a synovial joint which allows for a gliding movement plane joint
a joint that allows for an elliptical movement condyloid joint
the most compressible type of cartilage fibrocartilage
dense bone that contains osteocytes compact bone
ends of a long bone epiphyses
mature bone cell osteocyte
process of removing old bone tissue and replacing it with new tissue bone remodeling
decreased density and strength of a bone osteoporosis
bones united by cartilage cartilaginous joints
synovial membrane around a tendon tendon sheath
a disease that causes arthritis in smaller bones gout
a joint that includes the ankle, knee, and the elbow hinge joint
a joint that resembles a saddle saddle joint
the hip joint ball and socket joint

Bones and Joints Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

How many bones are in the axial Skeleton Eighty
A "connection" between two or more bones Joints
what type of bone is a humerus Long
What type of bone is a patella Sesamoid
What type of bone is a vertebra Irregular
What type of bone is the skull Flat
Fibrous-ligamentous joint where only slight motion takes place Synarthrosis
A fibrous joint where there is a peg in a socket type of structure Gomphosis
Joints between fibro and hyaline cartilage Amphiarthrosis
Primary motion extension and flexion Hinge joint
Joint in wrist Elipsoid Joint
Type of joint at knee Condyloid joint
resists compressive and shear forces in articular surfaces Articular Cartilage
Bone density becomes weak and brittle osteoporosis
Non-vascular, Receives nutrients from synovial fluid Hyaline cartilage
Point runs through a joint from front to back Sagittal Axis
Point that runs through a joint from side to side Frontal Axis
Point that runs through a joint from top to bottom Vertical Axes
What is between the Epiphysis and Metaphysis Epiphyseal Plate
thin fibrous membrane covering all of the bine but the articular surfaces Periosteum
lie between the vertebral bones Disk
thick, clear fluid Synovial fluid
Small, padlike sacs found around most joints Bursae
partial or complete tearing of ligament fibers Sprains

Joints Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Also known as a Fibrous Joint or immovable joint Synarthrosis
Ball and ________ joint Socket
The inner portion of articular capsule that secrets synovial fluid Synovial membrane
A joint with little movement Amphiarthrosis
A fibrous joint in skull is also known as a (ex: between parietal bones) Suture
Type of synovial joint between the carpal and metacarpal of thumb Saddle
Sac-like extensions of the joint capsule that cushion moving structures Bursa
Movement that decreases the angle of a joint Flexion
Movement that increases the angle of a joint Extension
A freely movable joint Diarthrosis
Type of synovial joint between humerus and ulna Hinge
Type of synovial joint that permits movements between flat bones Gliding
Cartilage at ends of long bones Hyaline

Sports Medicine Terminology Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

SPORTSMEDICINE
ATHLETICTRAINER
SUPINATION
SUPERIOR
PROXIMAL
PRONATION
POSTERIOR
PLANTARFLEXION
MEDIAL
LORDOSIS
LATERAL
LACERATION
INVERSION
INFERIOR
HYPERTROPHY
HYDRATION
FLEXION
EVERSION
EXTENSION
DORSIFLEXION
DISTAL
CONTUSION
CONCUSSION
CONGENITAL
CIRCUMDUCTION
BLISTER
ATROPHY
ADDUCTION
ABRASION
ABDUCTION

A & K Ch. 1-3 Bingo Cards

Type
Bingo Cards
Description

Fibrous joint
Synarthrosis
Syndesmosis
Gomphosis
Cartilaginous Joint
Amphiarthrodial Joints
Synovial Joint
Diarthrodial Joint
Nonaxial Joint
Plane Joint
Uniaxial Joint
Hinge Joint
Pivot Joint
Biaxial Joint Motion
Condyloid Joints
Saddle Joint
Triaxial Joint
Ball-and-Socket Joint
Ligaments
Capsule
Synovial Membrane
Synovial Fluid
Cartilage
Hyaline Cartilage
Fibrocartilage
Meniscus
Labrum
Elastic Cartilage
Tendon
Tendon Sheaths
Aponeurosis
Linea Alba
Bursae
Natural Bursae
Acquired Bursae
Planes of Action
Sagittal Plane
Frontal Plane
Transverse Plane
Center of Gravity
Sagittal Axis
Frontal Axis
Vertical Axis
Uniaxial
Biaxial
Triaxial
Osteoporosis
Osteopenia
Osteomyelitis
Legg-Calve-Perthrs Disease
Fracture
Retraction
Protraction
Eversion
Inversion
Pronation
Supination
Lateral Rotation
Medial Rotation
Circumduction
Lateral Bending
Ulnar Deviation
Radial Deviation
Horizontal adduction
Horizontal Abduction
Adduction
Abduction
Dorsiflexion
Hyperextension
Extension
Plantar Flexion
Palmar Flexion
Flexion
Arthrokinematic
Osteokinematics
Angular Motion
Curvilinear Motion
Rectilinear Motion
Linear Motion
Ipsilateral
Contralateral
Bilateral
Prone
Supine
Superficial
Caudal
Cranial
Inferior
Superior
Proximal
Ventral
Posterior
Anterior
Lateral
Medial
Anatomical Position
Abdomen
Thorax
Trunk
Static
Dynamic
Kinetics
Kinematics
Biomechanics
Kinesiology

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Skeletal System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a translucent bluish-white type of cartilage present in the joints, the respiratory tract, and the immature skeleton. Hyaline Cartilage
The _______ skeleton is the part of the skeleton that consists of the bones of the head and trunk of a vertebrate. Axial Skeleton
found at the ends of long bones, as well as in the pelvic bones, ribs, skull, and the vertebrae in the spinal column. Spongy Bone
large multinucleate bone cell that absorbs bone tissue during growth and healing. osteoclast
dense layer of vascular connective tissue enveloping the bones except at the surfaces of the joints. periosteum
The skeletal system is also susceptible to breaks, strains and _________. fractures
The main one is between the frontal and parietal bones. fontanel
The synovial (or joint) cavity is filled with synovial fluid. synovial joints
painful inflammation and stiffness of the joints. Arthritis
Red blood cells, platelets and most white blood cells arise in _____ marrow. red marrow
a type of synovial joint. pivot joint
a short band of tough, flexible, fibrous connective tissue that connects two bones or cartilages or holds together a joint. ligament
type of cartilage found in ears, and epiglottis. elastic cartilage
The ____________ skeleton is divided into six major regions. appendicular skeleton
the shaft or central part of a long bone. diaphysis
a cell that secretes the matrix for bone formation. osteoblast
the cerebrospinal fluid-filled space that runs longitudinally through the length of the entire spinal cord. central canal
A softening and weakening of bones in children, usually due to inadequate vitamin D. rickets

Skeletal,muscular,and joints system Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

moves bone voluntary skeletal muscle
found only in heat and involuntary cardiac muscle
muscles you can control voluntary muscles
muscles you can't control involuntary muscle
one bone to rotate around the other pivot joint
flex and extend hinge joint
move freely in all directions Ball and Socket joint
gives flexibility and glide over one another gliding joint
bones of the body that are longer than they are wide long bone
the outer membrane periosteum
hard, dense portion of the bone compact bone
it is found at the ends of the bone and it has many small spaces like a sponge spongy bone
it is a small connective tissue found in most bones marrow
when two or more bones meet joint
joints allow for a wide range of movement movable joints
a thin membrane that covers all of the bone except the ends outer membrane
complex living structures that undergo growth and developement bones
creates new bone osteoblast
recycles old bone osteoclast
determines shape of your body skeleton