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5 Matching Questions

  1. erythr/o
  2. septicemia
  3. bradycardia
  4. Raynaud's phenomenon
  5. aplastic anemia
  1. a a systemic disease caused by the infection of microorganisms and their toxins in the circulating blood
  2. b a normocytic-normochromic type of anemia characterized by the failure of bone marrow to produce red blood cells
  3. c a peripheral arterial occlusive disease in which intermittent attacks are triggered by cold or stress.
  4. d slow heart rate, usually below 60 beats per minute
  5. e combining form for red

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. procedure where a catheter is inserted into an artery and guided into the heart; may be used for diagnosis of blockages or treatment
  2. blood, pertaining to the blood
  4. the most common form of CVD; a disease characterized by plaques along the inner walls of the arteries.
  5. A genetic disorder that causes abnormal hemoglobin, resulting in some red blood cells assuming an abnormal sickle shape

5 True/False Questions

  1. aort/ovessel (usually blood or lymph)


  2. valvulitisinflammation of a valve (especially of a cardiac valve as a consequence of rheumatic fever)


  3. atheromaa deposit of plaque on or within the arterial wall


  4. chronic venous insufficiency (CVI)incision and coring of the lining of the carotid artery to clear a blockage caused by the buildup of atherosclerotic plaque or a clot; an open procedure used to treat patients who are at risk for stroke


  5. embolismocclusion of a blood vessel by an embolus (a loose clot or air bubble or other particle)


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