Take Home Quiz Chapter 13

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  • 1. 
    An antibiotic susceptibility test determines which antibiotics:
    • A. 

      Are effective against a particular microbe.

    • B. 

      Cause an allergic reaction in the patient.

    • C. 

      Cause the fewest side effects in the patient.

    • D. 

      Reduce a patient's susceptibility to infection.

  • 2. 
    This microbe is often the causative agent of hospital-acquired diarrhea.
    • A. 

      Clostridium difficile

    • B. 

      Helicobacter pylori

    • C. 

      Neisseria menirzgitidis

    • D. 

      Staphylococcus aureus

  • 3. 
    A catheterized urine specimen is collected:
    • A. 

      After stimulating urine production with intravenous histamine.

    • B. 

      By aspirating it with a sterile syringe inserted into the bladder.

    • C. 

      Following midstream, clean-catch urine collection procedures.

    • D. 

      From a sterile tube passed through the urethra into the bladder.

  • 4. 
    CSF is the abbreviation for fluid that comes from the:
    • A. 

      Joint cavities.

    • B. 

      Lung cavity.

    • C. 

      Pelvic cavity.

    • D. 

      Spinal cavity.

  • 5. 
    Clean-catch refers to the collection of urine:
    • A. 

      After cleaning the genital area.

    • B. 

      From a catheter in the bladder.

    • C. 

      In a container that is sterile.

    • D. 

      The first thing in the morning.

  • 6. 
    A test that identifies bacteria and the antibiotics that can be used against them is the:
    • A. 

      AFP test.

    • B. 

      C&S test.

    • C. 

      Guaiac test.

    • D. 

      O&P test.

  • 7. 
    Which of the following types of infections would be classified as an UTI?
    • A. 

      Bladder

    • B. 

      Lung

    • C. 

      Nasal

    • D. 

      Throat

  • 8. 
    Fluid aspirated from the sac that surrounds the heart is called:
    • A. 

      Amniotic fluid.

    • B. 

      Pericardial fluid.

    • C. 

      Peritoneal fluid.

    • D. 

      Synovial fluid.

  • 9. 
    This test includes a physical, chemical, and microscopic analysis of the specimen.
    • A. 

      AFP

    • B. 

      C&S

    • C. 

      GTT

    • D. 

      UA

  • 10. 
    A technician is aspirating a speciemen from flexible tube coming out of a patient's nose.  What type of was was most likely ordered?
    • A. 

      Gastric analysis

    • B. 

      H. Pylori culture

    • C. 

      Sputum culture

    • D. 

      Stomach biopsy

  • 11. 
    This type of specimen is obtained by inserting a flexible swab through the nose.
    • A. 

      AFP

    • B. 

      Buccal

    • C. 

      Gastric

    • D. 

      NP

  • 12. 
    This test can be used to evaulate stomach acid production.
    • A. 

      C-urea breath

    • B. 

      Gastric analysis

    • C. 

      Hydrogen breath

    • D. 

      Sweat chloride

  • 13. 
    A technician collects a specimen from a child's mouse by rubbing a swab on the inside of the cheek, what type of specimen is most likely being collected?
    • A. 

      Breath

    • B. 

      Buccal

    • C. 

      Sputum

    • D. 

      Throat

  • 14. 
    A type of bacterium that can damage the stomach lining is:
    • A. 

      Bordetella pertussis.

    • B. 

      Helicobacter pylori.

    • C. 

      Neisseria meningitidis.

    • D. 

      Staphylococcus aureus.

  • 15. 
    An exocrine gland disorder that primarily affects the lungs, upper respiratory tract, liver, and pancreas is:
    • A. 

      Cystic fibrosis.

    • B. 

      Emphysema.

    • C. 

      Herpes zoster.

    • D. 

      Tuberculosis.

  • 16. 
    A term used to describe blood that cannot be seen with the naked eye is:
    • A. 

      Guaiac.

    • B. 

      Micro.

    • C. 

      Occult.

    • D. 

      Serous.

  • 17. 
    What special information in addition to routine identification information is required in labeling a non-blood specimen?
    • A. 

      Any special handling needs

    • B. 

      Biohazard warning sticker

    • C. 

      Ordering physician's name

    • D. 

      Type and source of specimen

  • 18. 
    Which type of specimen must be handled and analyzed stat?
    • A. 

      Buccal swab

    • B. 

      Gastric fluid

    • C. 

      Spinal fluid

    • D. 

      Throat swab

  • 19. 
    The most frequently analyzed non-blood specimen is:
    • A. 

      Feces.

    • B. 

      Saliva.

    • C. 

      CSF

    • D. 

      Urine.

  • 20. 
    Which of the following can occur in urine specimens that are not processed in a timely fashion?
    • A. 

      Breakdown of bilirubin

    • B. 

      Decomposition of cells

    • C. 

      Overgrowth of bacteria

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 21. 
    Which specimen is ideal for most urine tests?
    • A. 

      8-hour

    • B. 

      24-hour

    • C. 

      Fasting

    • D. 

      Random

  • 22. 
    ROutine urinalysis specimens that cannot be analyzed within 2 hours require:
    • A. 

      25C storage.

    • B. 

      A preservative.

    • C. 

      Recollection.

    • D. 

      Refrigeration.

  • 23. 
    Which of the following is typically included in a routine UA?
    • A. 

      Chemical analysis

    • B. 

      C&S

    • C. 

      Cytological analysis

    • D. 

      Drug screening

  • 24. 
    A urine C&S is typically ordered to:
    • A. 

      Check for glucose in the urine.

    • B. 

      Diagnose urinary tract infection.

    • C. 

      Evaluate the function of the kidneys.

    • D. 

      Monitor urinary protein levels.

  • 25. 
    Urine cytology studies look for the presence of:
    • A. 

      Abnormal cells.

    • B. 

      Heavy metals.

    • C. 

      Illegal drugs.

    • D. 

      Microbe toxins.

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