Urine Testing 2

17 Questions | Total Attempts: 50

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Urine Quizzes & Trivia

Part two of the principles of urine testing. For urology techs


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Routine urinalysisDip reagent strip into urine
    • A. 

      Step 1

    • B. 

      Step 2

    • C. 

      Step 3

    • D. 

      Step 4

  • 2. 
    Routine urinalysisObtain a clean, midstream urine specimen
    • A. 

      Step 1

    • B. 

      Step 2

    • C. 

      Step 3

    • D. 

      Step 4

  • 3. 
    Routine urinalysisRecord results in patient's chart
    • A. 

      Step 1

    • B. 

      Step 2

    • C. 

      Step 3

    • D. 

      Step 4

  • 4. 
    For the first step of a microscopic urinalysis, centrifuge a ____ specimen at ___  for 5 minutes.
    • A. 

      20-mL; 5000 rpm

    • B. 

      1000-mL; 20 rpm

    • C. 

      10-mL; 2000 rpm

    • D. 

      2000-mL; 50 rpm

  • 5. 
    Step two of microscopic urinalysis is to decant the _____.
    • A. 

      Urine sample

    • B. 

      Supernatant

    • C. 

      Spectranatant

    • D. 

      Sublenatant

  • 6. 
    Step three of microscopic urinalysis is to re-suspend the sediment in the remaining ___ of urine by tapping the tube gently against a counter top.
    • A. 

      3 ML

    • B. 

      4 ML

    • C. 

      20 ML

    • D. 

      1 ML

  • 7. 
    Step four of microscopic urinalysis is to place __ drop(s) of the mixture on a microscope slide, cover with a cover slip, and examine first under a low power (___) and then under a high power (__) lens
    • A. 

      2; X 10; X 40

    • B. 

      1; X 20; X 40

    • C. 

      1; X 10; X 40

    • D. 

      2; X 20; X 40

  • 8. 
    _____ power identifies bacteria, yeast, RBC, and WBC
    • A. 

      Low

    • B. 

      High

  • 9. 
    ____ power scanning for casts, and crystals
    • A. 

      Low

    • B. 

      High

  • 10. 
    Factors that alter urine test results includeImproper collection______________incomplete examination______________Inadequate appreciation of the significance of the findings
    • A. 

      Inexperience of the examiner

    • B. 

      Pregnant or nursing

    • C. 

      UTI's

    • D. 

      Cancer

    • E. 

      Failure to examine the specimen immediately

  • 11. 
    Urine culture estimates the number of organisms in urine and identifies the exact bacteria present
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Who are urine cultures obtained from
    • A. 

      People who are believed to be pregnant

    • B. 

      People with known or suspected cancer

    • C. 

      People with suspected UTI

    • D. 

      People on antibiotics

  • 13. 
    A urine culture must be obtained prior to antibiotic treatment
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Which method is used for obtaining a specimen for a urine culture?
    • A. 

      Midstream clean-catch

    • B. 

      Suprapubic needle aspiration

    • C. 

      Multiple bottle voiding

    • D. 

      Expressed prostatic secretion

  • 15. 
    What is performed on patients with known or suspected cancer anywhere in the urinary tract?
    • A. 

      Multiple bottle voiding

    • B. 

      Urine culture

    • C. 

      Urethral swab

    • D. 

      Urine cytology

  • 16. 
    Urine cytologyUrine is collected by voided specimen or by by bladder washings.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Urine cytology is often done to test for
    • A. 

      UTI

    • B. 

      Transitional cell carcinoma

    • C. 

      Ureterocele

    • D. 

      Prostatitis