Practice 3

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Practice 3

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  • 1. 
    The medical term for paralysis on one side of the body is 
    • A. 

      Paraplegia

    • B. 

      Coma

    • C. 

      Hemiplegia

    • D. 

      Quadreplegia

  • 2. 
    The medical term for turning the joint inward is
    • A. 

      Estension

    • B. 

      Internal rotation

    • C. 

      Abduction

    • D. 

      Dorsiflexion

  • 3. 
    An enlarged lymphoid growth behind the pharynx is called
    • A. 

      Adipose

    • B. 

      Adolescents

    • C. 

      Aerobics

    • D. 

      Adenoid

  • 4. 
    The medical term for turning upward is
    • A. 

      Extension

    • B. 

      Flexion

    • C. 

      Supination

    • D. 

      Adduction

  • 5. 
    The cavity between the diaphram and the floor of the pelvis in which the stomach and intestines ect are located is called 
    • A. 

      Pelvis

    • B. 

      Cervical area

    • C. 

      Thorax region

    • D. 

      Abdomen

  • 6. 
    Fear of height is called 
    • A. 

      Acrophobia

    • B. 

      Heiphobia

    • C. 

      Acutephobia

    • D. 

      Phobia

  • 7. 
    A temporary loss of conciousness caused by the failure of the heart to miss a beat is called 
    • A. 

      Addisons anemia

    • B. 

      Addisons disease

    • C. 

      Adams stokes disease

    • D. 

      Adenoma

  • 8. 
    Distorted vision caused by an uneven curvature of the cornea is called
    • A. 

      Astigmatism

    • B. 

      Visual disturbance

    • C. 

      Glaucoma

    • D. 

      Nearsighted

  • 9. 
    The process by which digestive food is made an intergral part of solid or fluids of an organism is called
    • A. 

      Osmosis

    • B. 

      Assimilation

    • C. 

      Desimilation

    • D. 

      Ingestation

  • 10. 
    A birth when the baby is positioned to present the buttocks first instead of the head first is called 
    • A. 

      Miscarriage

    • B. 

      Breach presentation

    • C. 

      Problem birth

    • D. 

      Branch birth

  • 11. 
    A localized dilation of the wall of an artery, forming a pulsating sac and usually accompanied with pain is called
    • A. 

      Angina pectoris

    • B. 

      Angiogram

    • C. 

      Aneurysm

    • D. 

      Anovulatory

  • 12. 
    A thickening or hardening of the walls of an artery with impairment of blood circulation is called 
    • A. 

      Arteriosclerosis

    • B. 

      Aphasia

    • C. 

      Arteriogram

    • D. 

      Athetosis

  • 13. 
    A withdraw by suction is called to
    • A. 

      Aspirate

    • B. 

      Aphasia

    • C. 

      Athenosis

    • D. 

      Suctionate

  • 14. 
    A deficiency in the amount or quality of red blood corpuscles or of hemoglobin in the blood is called
    • A. 

      Anemia

    • B. 

      Globin deficiency

    • C. 

      Anoxemia

    • D. 

      Anorexia

  • 15. 
    A poisoning caused by eating spoiled or improperly prepared or canned food and cherecterized by acute gastrointestinal and nervous disorders is called 
    • A. 

      Lyme disease

    • B. 

      Botulism

    • C. 

      Asthma

    • D. 

      Gastritis

  • 16. 
    The medical term for paralysis from the neck down is
    • A. 

      Paraplegia

    • B. 

      Quadriplegia

    • C. 

      Hemiplegia

    • D. 

      Stroke

  • 17. 
    A t and a operation is called
    • A. 

      Try and act

    • B. 

      Adenotonsillectomy

    • C. 

      Adenoidectomy

    • D. 

      Trypanospmiasis

  • 18. 
    A temporary sensory perception that occurs just before the onset of an epileptic convulsion or migrane headache is called
    • A. 

      Aura

    • B. 

      Forewarming

    • C. 

      Feeling of well being

    • D. 

      Euphonize

  • 19. 
    Inflammation of any of the fluid filled sacs within the body that tend to lessen friction bwteen movable parts is called
    • A. 

      Bursa

    • B. 

      Bysinossis

    • C. 

      Bursitis

    • D. 

      Bronchitis

  • 20. 
    Distorted vision caused by an uneven curvature of the cornea is called
    • A. 

      Astigmatism

    • B. 

      Visual disturbance

    • C. 

      Glaucoma

    • D. 

      Nearsighted

  • 21. 
    The first step in developing an exposure control plan is to have energy employess work activities classified into one of ___ categories of exposure
    • A. 

      4

    • B. 

      5

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      2

  • 22. 
    A temporary sensory perception that occurs just before the onset of an epileptic convulsion or migrane headache is called
    • A. 

      Aura

    • B. 

      Forewarning

    • C. 

      Feeling of well being

    • D. 

      Euphonize

  • 23. 
    The medical term for bending backward is 
    • A. 

      Contracture

    • B. 

      Dorsiflexion

    • C. 

      Hyperextension

    • D. 

      Extension

  • 24. 
    The wasting or withering of the body or any other part as from disease or lack of use is called
    • A. 

      Parkinsons disease

    • B. 

      Muscle tonation

    • C. 

      Atrophy

    • D. 

      Muscular dystrophy

  • 25. 
    A birth when the baby is positioned to present the buttocks first instead of the head first is called 
    • A. 

      Miscarriage

    • B. 

      Breach of presentation

    • C. 

      Problem birth

    • D. 

      Branch birth

  • 26. 
    The medical term for moving a body part away from the body is
    • A. 

      Rotation

    • B. 

      Abduction

    • C. 

      Dorsiflexion

    • D. 

      Pronation

  • 27. 
    The abbreviation for above or high is 
    • A. 

      Hyper

    • B. 

      Approx

    • C. 

      Hypo

    • D. 

      HS or hs

  • 28. 
    Which one do you like?
    • A. 

      Option 1

    • B. 

      Option 2

    • C. 

      Option 3

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 29. 
    CDC has estimated that ____ health care workers whose job entail exposure to blood become infected with hbv each year 
    • A. 

      1,000

    • B. 

      200,000

    • C. 

      12,000

    • D. 

      35,000

  • 30. 
    Inflammation of any of the fluid filled sacs within the body that tend to lessen friction between movable parts is called 
    • A. 

      Bursa

    • B. 

      Byssinosis

    • C. 

      Bursitis

    • D. 

      Bronchitis

  • 31. 
    A chemical product capable of removing or loosening hair is called 
    • A. 

      Dentition

    • B. 

      Acetone

    • C. 

      Deglutition

    • D. 

      Depilatory

  • 32. 
    A poisoning caused by eating spoiled or improperly prepared or canned food and characterized by acute gastrointestinal and nervous disorders is called
    • A. 

      Lyme disease

    • B. 

      Botulism

    • C. 

      Asthma

    • D. 

      Gastritis

  • 33. 
    A freezing of the skin  is called 
    • A. 

      Cryosurgery

    • B. 

      Freeze surgery

    • C. 

      Cold pak

    • D. 

      Fulguration

  • 34. 
    A blood tumor is called
    • A. 

      Hemal

    • B. 

      Helminth

    • C. 

      Hematoma

    • D. 

      Hematuria

  • 35. 
    The abbreviation cbs means 
    • A. 

      Chronic brain syndrome

    • B. 

      Chronic benign neutropenia

    • C. 

      Complete bed rest

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 36. 
    The abbreviationfor as desired is 
    • A. 

      Ad lib

    • B. 

      AD

    • C. 

      Ads

    • D. 

      Add

  • 37. 
    _________ testing should be made available by the employer to all workers who may be concerned they have been infected with hiv through an occupational exposure 
    • A. 

      Serologic

    • B. 

      Blood

    • C. 

      Immediate

    • D. 

      Virologic

  • 38. 
    General infection control procedures are designed to prevent transmission of a wide range of_______ and to provide a wide margin of safety in the varied situations encountered in the health care environement
    • A. 

      Diseases

    • B. 

      Conditions

    • C. 

      Micro biological agents

    • D. 

      Sickness

  • 39. 
    The abbreviation for interferon is 
    • A. 

      IFN

    • B. 

      INTF

    • C. 

      Ifern

    • D. 

      Ifon

  • 40. 
    The abbreviation for electroencephalogram is
    • A. 

      EEG

    • B. 

      EKG

    • C. 

      ECG

    • D. 

      E

  • 41. 
    _______ means piercing mucous membranes, or the skin barrier through such events as needle sticks, human bites, cuts, and abrasions
    • A. 

      Incise

    • B. 

      Perenchyma

    • C. 

      Parenteral

    • D. 

      Lyse

  • 42. 
    Office morale may be damaged by unintended curt notes by management personnel. to eliminate this many offices prepare forms that
    • A. 

      Restrict correspondence to one subject for clarity

    • B. 

      Use colored forms

    • C. 

      Use forms with witty remarks at the top

    • D. 

      Use forms with cartoon characters

  • 43. 
    Communication through correspondence should be done on quality stationary, the standard size being 
    • A. 

      9 1/2" x 12"

    • B. 

      8" x 11"

    • C. 

      10" x 12"

    • D. 

      8 1/2" x 11"

  • 44. 
    Any individual living or dead whose blood or other potentially infectious materials may be a source of occupational exposure to the employee is called
    • A. 

      Hazardous individual

    • B. 

      Source individual

    • C. 

      Injected specimen

    • D. 

      Quarentined source