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Pain and the Human Body Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The inflammation of a pillow-like structure that cushions the space between a tendon and bone may lead to knee pain. What is this structure called?

Question 2 2. Which of the following is a symptom of pneumonia?

Question 3 3. One potential cause of pain is a bone infection, otherwise known as:

Question 4 4. What causes a heart attack?

Question 5 5. If you suspect a patient's jaw pain is caused by osteomyelitis, besides pain relieving medication, what can be done to best address this problem?

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Question 6 6. Knee pain can be caused by a broken bone, also called:

Question 7 7. Sometimes, knee pain stems from the daily wear and tear on the knee joint, accumulated over many years as the person ages. This is called:

Question 8 8. Why does stomach acid cause pain when it rises but not when it's in the stomach?

Question 9 9. What is the name for the joint that connects the lower jawbone to the skull?

Question 10 10. A person with chest pain and jaw pain may be having (a):

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Question 11 11.

Which of the following is NOT a treatment option for a cancer that causes jaw pain?

I. Radiation therapy

II. Chemotherapy

III. Antifungal therapy

Question 12 12. Septic arthritis, one possible cause of knee pain, is best directly treated with:

Question 13 13. People may have knee pain as a result of a torn ACL. What is the ACL?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is possible when a mild heart attack occurs?

Question 15 15. Which of following can cause chest pain?

Pain and the Human Body Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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