Medical Terminology -- Blood System

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Med. Term. 2 Final Study -- In Chabner: The Language of Medicine


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  • 1. 
    Reduction in red cells due to excessive cell destruction
    • A. 

      Pernicious anemia

    • B. 

      Iron-deficiency anemia

    • C. 

      Aplastic anemia

    • D. 

      Hemolytic anemia

    • E. 

      Thalassemia

  • 2. 
    Protein threads that form the basis of a clot
    • A. 

      Fibrinogen

    • B. 

      Globulin

    • C. 

      Hemoglobin

    • D. 

      Thrombin

    • E. 

      Fibrin

  • 3. 
    Excessive bleeding caused by congenital lack of factor VIII or IX
    • A. 

      Autoimmune thrombocytopenic purpura

    • B. 

      Hemophilia

    • C. 

      Granulocytosis

    • D. 

      Erythremia

    • E. 

      Polycythemia vera

  • 4. 
    Venous blood is clotted in a test tube
    • A. 

      Erythrocyte sedimentation rate

    • B. 

      Red blood cell morphology

    • C. 

      Coagulation time

    • D. 

      Hematocrit

    • E. 

      White blood cell differential

  • 5. 
    Leukocytes are stained and counted under a microscope to see numbers of mature and immature forms
    • A. 

      Erythrocyte sedimentation rate

    • B. 

      Red blood cell morphology

    • C. 

      Coagulation time

    • D. 

      Hematocrit

    • E. 

      White blood cell differential

  • 6. 
    IgM, IgG, IgA, IgD, IgE
    • A. 

      Megakaryocytes

    • B. 

      Eosinophils

    • C. 

      Neutrophils

    • D. 

      Stem cells

    • E. 

      Immunoglobulins

  • 7. 
    Relieving symptoms, but not curing disease
    • A. 

      Hemostasis

    • B. 

      Palliative

    • C. 

      Myelopoiesis

    • D. 

      Hemolysis

    • E. 

      Coagulopathy

  • 8. 
    Deficiency of clotting cells (Proper Spelling)
    • A. 

      Thrombositopenea

    • B. 

      Thrombocytopenia

    • C. 

      Thrombocitopenia

    • D. 

      Thrombocytopenea

    • E. 

      Thrombosytopenia

  • 9. 
    Large cell that engulfs foreign material and worn out red cells (Proper Spelling)
    • A. 

      Macrophage

    • B. 

      Macropage

    • C. 

      Makrophage

    • D. 

      Mackrophage

    • E. 

      Macrohage

  • 10. 
    White blood cell that destroys foreign material by phagocytosis (Proper Spelling)
    • A. 

      Neutrophill

    • B. 

      Nuetrophil

    • C. 

      Neutrophel

    • D. 

      Neutrophil

    • E. 

      Neutrophell

  • 11. 
    Lack of mature red cells owing to inability to absorb vitamin B12   (Proper Spelling)
    • A. 

      Perniscious anemia

    • B. 

      Panescius anemia

    • C. 

      Pernicious anemia

    • D. 

      Percnicious anemia

    • E. 

      Pernicous anemia

  • 12. 
    Foreign material that invades the body
    • A. 

      Antigens

    • B. 

      Antibodies

    • C. 

      Macrophages

    • D. 

      Antigines

    • E. 

      Granulocytes

  • 13. 
    Increase in red blood cells (Proper Spelling)
    • A. 

      Polycytemia vera

    • B. 

      Polysithemia vera

    • C. 

      Polycytemea vera

    • D. 

      Policythemia vera

    • E. 

      Polycythemia vera

  • 14. 
    Orange-yellow pigment produced from hemoglobin when red blood cells are destroyed
    • A. 

      Serum

    • B. 

      Bilirubin

    • C. 

      Albumin

    • D. 

      Globulin

    • E. 

      Plasma

  • 15. 
    A disorder of red blood cell morphology is
    • A. 

      Multiple myeloma

    • B. 

      Monocytosis

    • C. 

      Poikilocytosis

    • D. 

      Acute myelocytic leukemia

    • E. 

      Hemochromatosis

  • 16. 
    Leukocyte (granulocyte) whose granules have an affinity for basic dye; releases histamine and heparin
    • A. 

      Eosinophil

    • B. 

      Neutrophil

    • C. 

      Lymphocyte

    • D. 

      Basophil

    • E. 

      Monocyte

  • 17. 
    Leukocyte (polymorphonuclear granulocyte) formed in bone marrow having neutral-staining granules
    • A. 

      Neutrophil

    • B. 

      Monosycte

    • C. 

      Basophil

    • D. 

      Eosinophil

    • E. 

      Lymphocyte

  • 18. 
    Iron-containing nonprotein part of hemoglobin
    • A. 

      Glo

    • B. 

      Bulin

    • C. 

      Heme

    • D. 

      Globulin

  • 19. 
    Plasma proteing that maintains the proper amount of water in the blood
    • A. 

      Plasma

    • B. 

      Bilirubin

    • C. 

      Antigen

    • D. 

      Antibody

    • E. 

      Albumin

  • 20. 
    Proteins in plasma
    • A. 

      Hemoglobins

    • B. 

      Globulins

    • C. 

      Bilirubins

    • D. 

      Albumins

    • E. 

      Platelets

  • 21. 
    Plasmapheresis
    • A. 

      Using centrifuge to separate or remove RBC from plasma

    • B. 

      Method of separating plasma proteins by charge

    • C. 

      Protein with antibody activity

    • D. 

      Change in the structure and function of a plasma cell

  • 22. 
    Any irregularity in the shape of red blood cells
    • A. 

      Erythropoiesis

    • B. 

      Anisocytosis

    • C. 

      Poikilocytosis

    • D. 

      Macrocytosis

    • E. 

      Microcytosis

  • 23. 
    Increase in numbers of large red blood cells
    • A. 

      Erythropoiesis

    • B. 

      Anisocytosis

    • C. 

      Poikilocytosis

    • D. 

      Macrocytosis

    • E. 

      Microcytosis

  • 24. 
    Variation in size of red blood cells
    • A. 

      Erythropoiesis

    • B. 

      Anisocytosis

    • C. 

      Poikilocytosis

    • D. 

      Macrocytosis

    • E. 

      Microcytosis

  • 25. 
    Formation
    • A. 

      -cytosis

    • B. 

      -penia

    • C. 

      -blast

    • D. 

      -plasty

    • E. 

      -poiesis

  • 26. 
    • A. 

      Erythrocytopenia

    • B. 

      Erythropoiesis

    • C. 

      Polycythemia vera

    • D. 

      Erythromacrocytosis

    • E. 

      Hemolysis

  • 27. 
    Destruction of red blood cells
    • A. 

      Hemolysis

    • B. 

      Erythropoiesis

    • C. 

      Erythropenia

    • D. 

      Hematocrit

    • E. 

      Microcytosis

  • 28. 
    Deficiency
    • A. 

      -cytosis

    • B. 

      -penia

    • C. 

      -blast

    • D. 

      -plast

    • E. 

      -poiesis