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Patho Chapter 17

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Patho Chapter 17
Patho. Chapter. 17.

  
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1.  What would be the result of a reduced number of erythrocytes
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2.  What is a deficit of all types of blood cells called?
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3.  Following hemolysis, which part of the hemoglobin molecule produces bilirubin
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4.  Vitamin K is required by the liver to synthesize:
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5.  Individuals with type O blood are considered to be universal donors because their blood:
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6.  What is a compensation mechanisms for individuals with anemias?
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7.  Chronic blood loss causes anemia because of the:
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8.  What is the cause of sickle-cell anemia?
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9.  What describes the characteristic erythrocyte associated with pernicious anemia?
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10.  What causes numbness and tingling in the fingers of individuals with untreated pernicious anemia?
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11.  What is jaundice likely to be a sign of?
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12.  What are typical early general signs/symptoms of anemia?
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13.  What is the cause of oral ulcerations and delayed healing occurring with any progressive anemia?
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14.  Which of the following is present with pernicious anemia?
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15.  Why is pernicious anemia treated with injections of vitamin B12?
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16.  Why do low hemoglobin values develop with pernicious anemia?
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17.  What are common early signs of aplastic anemia
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18.  Why do vascular occlusions and infarcts occur frequently with sickle-cell anemia?
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19.  Which of the following apply to sickle-cell trait?
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20.  What is the basic abnormality in thalassemia?
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21.  Which anemia is considered to result from a malabsorption problem?
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22.  In pernicious anemia, antibodies form to:
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23.  In cases of polycythemia vera, why is blood pressure elevated?
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24.  Petechiae and purpura are common signs of:
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25.  Which statement applies to the disorder, hemophilia A?
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26.  Which of the following occur when disseminated intravascular coagulation develops?
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27.  Which are substances classified as anticoagulants? 1. prothrombin 2. heparin 3. fibrinogen 4. streptokinase 5. vitamin K
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28.  With the acute leukemias, the increased number of malignant leukocytes leads to: 1. decreased hemoglobin 2. thrombocytopenia 3. constant bone pain 4. splenomegaly
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29.  Why do multiple opportunistic infections develop with acute leukemia?
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30.  Why is excessive bleeding a common occurrence with acute leukemia?
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31.  What is a common predisposing factors to leukemia?
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32.  Which of the following is typical of Hodgkin’s disease?
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33.  Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma differs from Hodgkin’s lymphoma in that non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma usually presents as:
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34.  Multiple myeloma is a malignant tumor involving:
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35.  What is the primary treatment for the leukemias?
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36.  Which of the following statements apply to hemochromocytosis?
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37.  Thalassemia is caused by:
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38.  Secondary polycythemia may be associated with:
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39.  All of the following apply to vitamin K except:
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40.  The Reed-Sternberg cell is diagnostic for:
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41.  Leukemia is frequently linked to chromosome abnormalities as evidenced by:
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42.  Iron-deficiency anemia frequently results from any of the following except:
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