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What is that bone called that sticks out right above your eye?

What is that bone called that sticks out right above your eye?

Frontal bone: The frontal bone forms the upper wall of the eyesocket (orbit) and is above where the eyebrow is located. ...Read more

Bone (Definition)

Bone is a living growing tissue made mostly of collagen (protein that provides soft framework) & the mineral calcium phosphate that adds strength & hardens the framework. Two types of bone are found in the body; cortical (dense compact outer layer) & trabecular (makes up inner layer, ...Read more


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What is it called when you see lights flashing in eyes?

What is it called when you see lights flashing in eyes?

Photopsias: Flashing lights that occur in both eyes at the same time are often migraines. A flashing light in one eye is a serious symptom for which you should see an ophthalmolgist. ...Read more

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What are random eye jerks/jitters called? Are they dangerous?

What are random eye jerks/jitters called? Are they dangerous?

Nystagmus: You may be describing nystagmus which is an uncontrolled movement of the eyes, usually symmetric and often with a fast and slow component. There are many possible causes. Nystagmus is NOT normal so the person with it needs a medical evaluation. ...Read more

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What is it called when your L5 is fused to your pelvic bone...

What is it called when your L5 is fused to your pelvic bone...

It is known as a : Transitional vertebra and some suspect that with certain configurations it may predispose one to back problems by altering the normal mechanics of the spine and this is known as bertolotti's syndrome ...Read more

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What is brittle bone disease called?

What is brittle bone disease called?

OI: Osteogenesis imperfecta. There are several types of the disease. Type 1 is mild disease. Type iii is the one in which people are most affected. Hope this helps. ...Read more