5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Iron deficienct anemia
- Sickle Cell Anemia
- Tetralogy of Fallot
- a 2% to 6% WBCs that function similarly to neutrophils, 2nd type of WBC to arrive at the scene of an injury, they remove dead bacteria and cells in the recovery stage of acute bacterial infections
- b rapid, regular rhythm originating in the SA. It is characterized by a heartbeat of 100 to 150 or more per minute.
- c The RBC count and hemoglobin and hematocrit levels will be below normal
- d a genetic disorder that causes abnormal hemoglobin, resulting in some red blood cells assuming an abnormal sickle shape, caused by inheriting defective recessive genes from both parents, more commonly occurs in African-Americans. 1 in q 10 African-American has sickle cell trait, 1 in q 500 has sickle cell anemia.
- e Involves a combinaiton of pulmonary stenosis, ventricular septal defect, overriding aorta, and right ventricular hypertrophy.
5 Multiple choice questions
- The collection of fluid in the alveoli, particularly dangerous because it impedes gas exchange. Common causes of are increased pulmonary blood pressure or infection of the respiratory system.
- 20%-40% 1000-4000 Increased in infectious mononucleosis, measles, certain viruses, infectious hepatitis, and lymphocytic leukemia; decreased in AIDS, lupus erythematosus, and Hodgkin's disease
- the two atria contract while the two ventricles relax. When the ventricles contract, the two atria relax. The phase of relaxation is called :
- restlessness, diaphoresis, severe dyspnea, tachypnea, hemoptysis, audible wheezing, and crackles
- 1-4% Increase found with allergic and parasitic disorders
5 True/False questions
cardioversion → procedure to restore normal rhythm of the heart by applying a controlled electrical shock to the exterior of the chest
basophils → 1-4% Increase found with allergic and parasitic disorders
occlusion → a cardiovascular disease characterized by a sac-like widening of an artery resulting from weakening of the artery wall
Acute leukemia → Malignant neoplasm of blood-forming tissues, S/S: anemia and thrombocytopenia, chest radiographic examination may show mediastinal node and lung involvement and bone changes, infections are common, predisposed to anemia and thrombocytopenia, petechiae, ecchymoses, bleeding of mucous membranes may be present
aneurysm → a cardiovascular disease characterized by a sac-like widening of an artery resulting from weakening of the artery wall