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  1. carotid endarterectomy
  2. transfusion reaction
  3. brady-
  4. ather/o
  5. hem/o hemat/o
  1. a plaque or fatty substance
  2. b 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
  3. c Abnormally slow
  4. d blood, pertaining to the blood
  5. e a serious, and potentially fatal, complication of a blood transfusion in which a severe immune response occurs because the patient's blood and the donated blood do not match

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. a normocytic-normochromic type of anemia characterized by the failure of bone marrow to produce red blood cells
  2. pertaining to the heart
  3. electronic equipment that automatically samples the heart's electrical rhythms and when necessary, externally shocks the heart to restore a normal cardiac rhythm
  4. abnormally rapid heartbeat (over 100 beats per minute)
  5. a blood clot formed within a blood vessel and remaining attached to its place of origin

5 True/False Questions

  1. orthostatic hypotensiondecrease in blood pressure related to positional or postural changes from lying to sitting or standing positions


  2. electrocardiogram (ECG)a double-layered serous membrane that surrounds the heart


  3. megaloblastic anemiablood 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


  4. cardiac catheterizationThe heart and breathing stop suddenly and without warning


  5. cardiac arrestpertaining to the heart and blood vessels (cardi/o means heart, vascul means blood vessels, and -ar means pertaining to)


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