Phlebotomy Medical Terminology Test

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Phlebotomy Medical Terminology Test - Quiz

This procedure is not everyone's cup of tea, since, let's face it, it can be painful and strange, especially when a vein is hard to find. The process consists of making a puncture in a vein with a needle in order to take some blood from the patient. Do you know anything about this procedure? If yes, take our quiz now!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How is a person trained to draw blood called?
    • A. 

      A tomist

    • B. 

      A botomist

    • C. 

      A plebotomist

    • D. 

      A phlebotomist

  • 2. 
    How is the tool used to draw blood on an infant called?
    • A. 

      A heel stick

    • B. 

      A stick

    • C. 

      A tube

    • D. 

      An aspirator

  • 3. 
    What is the proper word to designate a state of being free for disease-causing micro-organisms?
    • A. 

      Asepris

    • B. 

      Aestetis

    • C. 

      Cristis

    • D. 

      Cristites

  • 4. 
    What's the other term for hemostasis?
    • A. 

      Hermostaze

    • B. 

      Hemostatse

    • C. 

      Haemostasis

    • D. 

      Haemostatis

  • 5. 
    How is the process of obtaining intravenous access for the purpose of intravenous therapy called?
    • A. 

      Puncture

    • B. 

      Leeching

    • C. 

      Incision

    • D. 

      Venipuncture

  • 6. 
    What is the main recommendation by Universal precautions?
    • A. 

      To avoid patients bodily fluids

    • B. 

      To avoid patient's blood

    • C. 

      To avoid patient's urine

    • D. 

      To avoid patient's saliva

  • 7. 
    How many duties does a phlebotomist have?
    • A. 

      3

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      1

    • D. 

      5

  • 8. 
    What did phlebotomists use to do during medieval times?
    • A. 

      They used leeches to extract blood

    • B. 

      They used alchemy

    • C. 

      They used alcohol to extract blood

    • D. 

      They used rocks to extract blood

  • 9. 
    What tool is used to extract the blood?
    • A. 

      The syringe

    • B. 

      A needle

    • C. 

      A tube

    • D. 

      A blood pocket

  • 10. 
    Where is blood contained during venipuncture?
    • A. 

      In tubes

    • B. 

      In pockets

    • C. 

      In syringes

    • D. 

      In needles

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