Phlebotomy National Practice Test

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1.  Hemolyze
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2.  EDTA
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3.  Negligence (four elements)
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4.  45% of blood is
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5.  NPO means
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6.  Fistula is
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7.  All Healthcare workers are required to vaccinate for which virus?
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8.  Hematuria
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9.  What do Eosinophils do?
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10.  How long does it take for the blood in the system to make a complete circulation in the body?
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11.  Port of entry is what?
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12.  Pathogen
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13.  What tube(s) contain an anticoagulant?
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B.
C.
D.
14.  What is the additive in a Lt. Blue top tube?
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B.
C.
D.
15.  What tube does an ESR (erthrocyte Sedimentation Rate) go into?
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B.
C.
D.
16.  How long can the tourniquest remain on the arm during the venipuncture?
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D.
17.  Good Samaritan Law
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18.  Lipemic
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19.  If someone is admitted to the emergency department unconscious how do we identify them, until they can be property identified?
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20.  Many types of WBC's are in human blood?
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D.
21.  BCX or C&S are drawn in what tube?
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B.
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D.
22.  A person may donate how much blood in one sitting?
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D.
23.  What are the arteries and veins in the arm a phlebotomist should know?
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D.
24.  Whole Blood
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C.
D.
25.  What is a Capillary defined as?
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D.
26.  Which way should the belvel be facing when entering in the arm?
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D.
27.  Standard precautions presume that all patients
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28.  What is the main difference between arterial and venous blood?
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29.  Blood composes how much of a persons body weight?
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D.
30.  The heart has three layers; what are the names in order?
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D.
31.  Sodium Citrate
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C.
D.
32.  What is the correct order of draw for a BCX, APTT, CBC, ESR, LYTES and CMP?
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B.
C.
D.
33.  Which test would have the highest priority if all were received at the same time? Stat CBC in ICUASAP ESR in ERTimed cultures in the outpatient labSTAT CBS in labor and delivery
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B.
C.
D.
34.  You are asked to draw for Cortisol AM, General Health Panel and Partial Thromboplastine Time (PTT) what is the order of draw
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B.
C.
D.
35.  What is a nosocomial infection?
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B.
C.
D.
36.  The Sharps container is overflowing; what is the appropriate response?
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B.
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D.
37.  Under a patiets bill of rights, can a patient decline medical treatment?
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D.
38.  What section of the lab would a pink top tube go?   What are the additive(s) in the pink top tube?
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D.
39.  BCX or C&S What items do you need for the draw?
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B.
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D.
40.  The average person weighing 155 pounds has approximately __________ liters of blood in their system.
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B.
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D.
41.  Vacutainer System
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B.
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D.
42.  Fibrinogen
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B.
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D.
43.  Phlebitis
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C.
D.
44.  Allergic reaction is a
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D.
45.  List the anatomy of the heart in the order of blood flow
46.  PT & PTT tests are drawn from what tube?
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B.
C.
D.
47.  What is the most important thing to remember when creating a blood slide/smear?
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B.
C.
D.
48.  Before someone donates whole blood; what test is done?
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C.
D.
49.  The "great toe" is the
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C.
D.
50.  You are asked to draw the following testRotavirusT4 ThyroxineMagnesiumLithiumWhat is the proper order of draw?
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B.
C.
D.
51.  Tort
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D.
52.  What is the proper way to identify a patient?
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D.
53.  Septicemia
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D.
54.  Sodium Citrate is in what tube color?
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C.
D.
55.  Tortuos veins are
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C.
D.
56.  Mode of transmission is defined as
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B.
C.
D.
57.  If a person is having a vosovagal episode, what is the most important thing the phloebotomist needs to do?
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B.
C.
D.
58.  Pink tube is used for
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B.
C.
D.
59.  Blood culters are drawn to indentify what in the blood stream?
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C.
D.
60.  If a patient asks you for test results; what do you do?
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C.
D.
61.  What is the most common cause for blood culture contamination?
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D.
62.  ABG (Arterial Blood Gas)
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C.
D.
63.  What is another name for winged infusion set?
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C.
D.
64.  Who usually draws an ABG?
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D.
65.  Hemoconcentration
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D.
66.  Common infectious entry sites are what?
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C.
D.
67.  Lymphocytes
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C.
D.
68.  Graft is:
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D.
69.  Oncology
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D.
70.  What is the difference between Plasma and Serum?
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D.
71.  If a patient declines medical treatment; what is the first thing you do?
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C.
D.
72.  Heparin
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C.
D.
73.  Agents are what?
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D.
74.  Latic Acid sample must be
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D.
75.  Tourniquet
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D.
76.  Cyanotic
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C.
D.
77.  If you were to pierce your index finger with a used needle; what is the correct responce?
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D.
78.  Point-of-care  (POCT)
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D.
79.  Thrombophlebitis
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80.  Droplet precaustions are designed to do what?
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D.
81.  Portal of exit
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C.
D.
82.  55% of blood is
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C.
D.
83.  Edema is
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84.  If a patient is on an asprin regimen; what would be most affected?
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C.
D.
85.  Antecubital Fossa is defined as
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D.
86.  If a person donates 500 ml of blood how many weeks does it take for your body to replenish the amount lost?
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C.
D.
87.  Thixotropic gel forms a
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D.
88.  You are asked to draw for the following tests:Complete Blood Count with Auto DiffEstrogens - totalGlucoseUric AcidWhat is the correct order of draw?
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C.
D.
89.  Disinfection is the _____________ procedure used in medical asepsis using various chemicals that can be used to destroy many pathogenic microoganisms
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D.
90.  Lavender Tubes contain
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D.
91.  Serum
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D.
92.  Hematocrit measures ____________ in a given volume of whole bood
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C.
D.
93.  What do Basophils cary?
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C.
D.
94.  What are Neutrophils?
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D.
95.  Which tube are lead levels drawn in?
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C.
D.
96.  Which tube(s) contain anticoagulants?
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B.
C.
D.
97.  Glucose
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C.
D.
98.  PT is the abbreviation for:
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C.
D.
99.  Basal means
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D.
100.  You are asked to draw the following test:hematocritAlbuminCreatineDirect CoombsWhat is the correct order of draw?
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B.
C.
D.
101.  Universal precautions
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D.
102.  Hypoglycemia
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103.  Multi-Sample Adapter
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104.  Do veins have valves
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105.  Professionalism:DependabilityHonestIntergirtyEmpathy and CompassionProfessional AppearanceInterpersonal Skills
106.  Needles should nver be
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D.
107.  What is the most important thing to remember when doing a capillary puncture?
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D.
108.  Vacutainer Needle
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D.
109.  What are antigens?
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D.
110.  Fomite is:
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D.
111.  White Cell Count
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D.
112.  What is a multidraw needle used for?
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D.
113.  Platelets
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D.
114.  Bloodborne pathogens are:
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D.
115.  When removing PPE what order do you use?
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D.
116.  What is the function of a Leukocyte
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D.
117.  Invasion of privacy
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D.
118.  FUO
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D.
119.  Capillary samples are collected normally from which part of the body?
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D.
120.  Hemoglobin
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D.
121.  What is additive(s)  are in the mint green tube?
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D.
122.  If you draw a sample culture and sensitivity, what section of the lab would receive that?
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C.
D.
123.  You are asked to draw for reticulocyte Count, what tube do you use?
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C.
D.
124.  Monocytes are also known as
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D.
125.  You are asked to draw for Blood Urean Nitrate (BUN), Bilirubin direct and CBC what is the proper order of draw?
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B.
C.
D.
126.  Light-sensitive specimens are?
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B.
C.
D.
127.  List five types of mode of transmission
128.  If a patient asks you what tests their physician has ordered; do you tell them?
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C.
D.
129.  What are the two tiers or levels of precautions?
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D.
130.  HIV
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D.
131.  A physician orders a drug screen, what bodily fluid would we collect from the patient?
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D.
132.  Silica (glass particles) are in what tube color?
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D.
133.  CDC
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D.
134.  What is a fomite?
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D.
135.  Nosocomial
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D.
136.  Sodium Floride keeps
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D.
137.  What tube does a "Lytes" panel go in?
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C.
D.
138.  A "Lytes" panel consists of what electrolytes?
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C.
D.
139.  A Hematocrit is
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C.
D.
140.  What is the "order of draw" by tube color?
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D.
141.  What tube would you draw a APPT in?
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D.
142.  Briefly explain the area in which to draw a PKU test on an infant.
143.  Plasma
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D.
144.  A group of test ordered as one is often described as what? (I.E. - CMP)
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C.
D.
145.  Indirect Infection
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C.
D.
146.  What tube contains an antiglycolytic agent?
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D.
147.  What tests are done using the Lt. Blue tube:
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C.
D.
148.  What is the correct way to end a venipuncture procedure?
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C.
D.
149.  PTT is the abbreviation for:
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B.
C.
D.
150.  Petechiae
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D.
151.  What vein is commonly used to draw blood from for an obese patient?
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C.
D.
152.  What is quality assurance (Q.A.)
153.  Hematoma
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C.
D.
154.  Green tubes have what additives?
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C.
D.
155.  What  types of antigens are there?
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C.
D.
156.  Patient is being treated for cancer; what section of the hospital would they be in?
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B.
C.
D.
157.  What sample needs to be run within 15 minutes of collection?
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B.
C.
D.
158.  Airborne precautions are designed to do what?
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C.
D.
159.  What section of the lab would process a CBC?
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B.
C.
D.
160.  Scleroses veins are
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C.
D.
161.  Basilic Vein
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C.
D.
162.  Informed Consent
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C.
D.
163.  Butterfly
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D.
164.  Contact precautions are designed to do what?
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C.
D.
165.  Hyerglycemia
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D.
166.  Trauma
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D.
167.  What is medical asepsis?
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