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  1. diastole
  2. endarterectomy
  3. Coarctation of the aorta
  4. pleural effusion
  5. peripheral
  1. a accumulation of fluid within the pleural cavity
  2. b Results in hypertension of the arms
  3. c means pertaining to the outside, surface, or surrounding area.
  4. d the two atria contract while the two ventricles relax. When the ventricles contract, the two atria relax. The phase of relaxation is called :
  5. e surgical removal of the inner lining of an artery that is clogged with atherosclerosis

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. The disease process in which the body's vessles become increasingly occluded by plaques. The plaques narrow the arteries and obstruct the artery and can contribute to hypertensive heart disease. Arteries provide coronary blood flow. Hardened vessels can't dilate properly and , therefore, constrict blood flow.
  2. Deficiency of the number of circulating platelets or change in the function of platelets alters the process of coagulation. It is an abnormal hematological condition in which the number of platelets is reduced to fewer than 150,000/mm3, the risk for bleeding from mucous membranes and in cutaneous sites and internal organs increases. Count is less than 20,000/mm3 significant risk for serious bleeding increases, less than 5000mm3 CNS system or GI hemorrhage can occur. Prevent from trauma and falling.
  3. Subj: heavy pressure or squeezing in center of chest behind sternum, pain is retrosternal and in heart region, often radiating down the left arm and to the neck, jaw, and teeth. Anxiety, dyspnea, weakness, faintness, nausea. Obj: pallor, erratic behavior, hypotension, shock, cardiac rhythm changes, vomiting fever, diaphoresis.
  4. The most important thing to check for is iodine allergies
  5. Elevated levels of serum creatine phosphokinase (CPK-MB), and lactic dehydrogenase(LDH), Troponin I and T

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  1. aneurysmMalignant 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


  2. Sickle Cell AnemiaThe activity of the bone marrow is depressed.Two etiologic classifications: congenital and acquired. Failure of the normal process of cell generation and development. , anemia characterized by pancytopenia resulting from failure of the bone marrow


  3. Ligation and strippingUsed to eliminate varicose veins


  4. basophils0.5% to 1% are seesential ot the non-specific imune response to inflammation due to their role in releasing histamine (vasocilator) during tissue damage or invasion. They have cytoplasmic granules that contain heparin, serotonin, and histamine. Involved in inflammatory and allergy reactions


  5. monocytes2% 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


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