alterations in musculoskelatal functioning

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The pediatric nurse explains to the student nurse that alterations in musculoskeletal  functioning may be related to a congenital defect or an acquired defect. The nurse gives  the following as an example of a congenital defect: a. osteomyelitis. b. juvenile arthritis. c. muscular dystrophy. d. Osgood­Schlatter disease.

May 24th, 2015

A. That's the congenital defect. 

May 24th, 2015

Hi,

I thaught osteomyelitis is an acquired defect!

May 24th, 2015

Hmm. Osteomyelitis can be acquired, but it can also be congenital.

Other than that, Muscular Dystrophy is the only other possible candidate.

May 24th, 2015

I think muscular dystrophy is the right one

May 24th, 2015

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