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Medical Terminology Chp 5 Test

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5 Matching Questions

  1. leuk/o
  2. cholesterol
  3. electrocardiogram (ECG)
  4. thallium stress test (TST)
  5. megaloblastic anemia
  1. a performed to evaluate how well blood flows through the coronary arteries of the heart muscle during exercise
  2. b a record of the electrical activity of the heart that, if abnormal, may indicate heart disease
  3. c a type of fat made by the body from saturated fat; a minor part of fat in foods
  4. d combining form for white
  5. e blood disorder characterized by anemia in which red blood cells are larger than normal., a blood disorder characterized by anemia in which the red blood cells are larger than normal

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. an abnormal lowering of the white blood cell count
  2. blood, pertaining to the blood
  3. pertaining to the heart and blood vessels (cardi/o means heart, vascul means blood vessels, and -ar means pertaining to)
  4. 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. Abnormally slow

5 True/False Questions

  1. angioplastyan operation to repair a damaged blood vessel or unblock a coronary artery


  2. pericardiuma double-layered serous membrane that surrounds the heart


  3. phleb/oplaque or fatty substance


  4. hemolytic anemiaa condition o fan inadequate number of circulating red blood cells due to the premature destruction of red blood cells by the spleen


  5. myelodysplastic syndromea group of bone marrow disorders that are characterized by the insufficient production of one or more types of blood cells due to dysfunction of the bone marrow


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