Chapter 10: Medical Terms

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  • 1. 
    Process of clumping together, as of blood cells that are incompatible is called? 
    • A. 

      Antibody

    • B. 

      Hemoglobin

    • C. 

      Agglutination

    • D. 

      Coagulation

  • 2. 
    An individual hypersensitivity to a substance that is usually harmless is called an?
    • A. 

      Anaphylaxis

    • B. 

      Albumin

    • C. 

      Allergy

    • D. 

      Anemia

  • 3. 
    Protein substance produced in the body in response to an invading foreign substance is called?
    • A. 

      Pathogen

    • B. 

      Antibody

    • C. 

      Embolus

    • D. 

      Antigen

  • 4. 
    Substance that works against the formation of blood clots is called?
    • A. 

      Antihestimine

    • B. 

      Antibiotic

    • C. 

      Antigen

    • D. 

      Anticoagulant

  • 5. 
    A white blood cell that has an attraction for a base dye is called?
    • A. 

      Basophill

    • B. 

      Leukocyte

    • C. 

      Leukocytopenia

    • D. 

      Lymph

  • 6. 
    Capable of forming a clot
    • A. 

      Anticoagulant

    • B. 

      Agglutination

    • C. 

      Coagulate

    • D. 

      Coagulable

  • 7. 
    Invading foreign substance that induces the formation of antibodies is called?
    • A. 

      Pathegin

    • B. 

      Antigen

    • C. 

      Antibody

    • D. 

      Autoimmune

  • 8. 
    Excess of creatine in the blood is called?
    • A. 

      Embolus

    • B. 

      Creatinemia

    • C. 

      Aniscytosis

    • D. 

      Hypercreatine

  • 9. 
    A white blood cell that readily stains with the acid stain is called?
    • A. 

      Eosinophill

    • B. 

      Leukimia

    • C. 

      Globulin

    • D. 

      Sarcoma

  • 10. 
    Granular leukocyte is called?
    • A. 

      Hemoglobin

    • B. 

      Granulocyte

    • C. 

      Leukocyte

    • D. 

      Basophil

  • 11. 
    Literally means one who specializes in the study of blood
    • A. 

      Myotologist

    • B. 

      Psychiatrist

    • C. 

      Hemotologist

    • D. 

      Cytologist

  • 12. 
    Blood protein. The iron containing red blood cells that carries oxygen from the lungs to the tissues is called?
    • A. 

      Globulin

    • B. 

      Erythocyte

    • C. 

      Hemoglobin

    • D. 

      Hematocrit

  • 13. 
    Pathological condition of excessive amounts of sugar in the blood is called?
    • A. 

      Heparin

    • B. 

      Hemophilia

    • C. 

      Glycemia

    • D. 

      Hyperglycemia

  • 14. 
    Pathological condition of excessive amounts of fat (lipids) in the blood is called?
    • A. 

      Hypercalcemia

    • B. 

      Hyperlipidemia

    • C. 

      Hyperglycimia

    • D. 

      Hypoglycemia

  • 15. 
    A white blood cell is called?
    • A. 

      Leukemia

    • B. 

      Leukofibrosis

    • C. 

      Leukomyo

    • D. 

      Leukocyte

  • 16. 
    Control or stopping of the flow of lymph is called?
    • A. 

      Lymphostasis

    • B. 

      Lymphandenitis

    • C. 

      Lymphoma

    • D. 

      Lymphadenotomy

  • 17. 
    Condition of excessive amonts of mononuclear leukocytes in the blood is called? 
    • A. 

      Serum

    • B. 

      Mononucleosis

    • C. 

      Monocyte

    • D. 

      Neutrophill

  • 18. 
    Chemical substance that interacts with calcium salts to produce thrombin is called?
    • A. 

      Serum

    • B. 

      Plasma

    • C. 

      Prothrombin

    • D. 

      Reticulocyte

  • 19. 
    Abnormal enlargement of the spleen is called?
    • A. 

      Splenocyte

    • B. 

      Slenoitis

    • C. 

      Splenopenia

    • D. 

      Splenomegaly

  • 20. 
    Clotting, cell blood platlets are called?
    • A. 

      Thrombocyte

    • B. 

      Erythrocyte

    • C. 

      Leukocyte

    • D. 

      Eosincyte

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