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Jaundice, 185, 571, 712-13 hemolytic, 712 hepatocellular, 712 newborn, 185 obstructive, 712, 714 Jejunum, 35, 689, 715-17, 717 Jernigan, Joseph Paul, 142 Johnson, Ben, 510, 510 Johnson, Lyndon, 714 Joint(s), 281t. See also specific joints age-related changes in, 289-92, 289 ball-and-socket (spheroidal), 276, 277, 278t cartilaginous, 271-73, 272, 273, 278t classification of, 271 condyloid (ellipsoidal), 276, 289-92, 290t, 291 fibrous, 271-72, 271, 272, 273, 277, 278t hinge (ginglymoidal), 276,...

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Slowed reaction time due to stiffening joints Disease (cancer, infection, arthritis) Trabecular bone, due to its spongy, less compact nature, shows the changes of aging first, as they thin, increasing in porosity and weakening the overall structure. The vertebrae consist mostly of trabecular bone. It is also found in the upper part of the femur, whereas the shaft is more compact bone. The fact that trabecular bone weakens sooner than compact bone destabilizes the femur, which is why it is a...

Arthritis In Bloodvessel To The Brain

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