Wk 3

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pernicious anemia

lack of mature red blood cells dur to inability to absorb vitamin B12 into the body

hemophilia

excessive bleeding caused by congenital lack of factor VIII or IX

coagulation time

time required for venous blood to clot in a test tube

antigen

a substance, usually foreign, that stimulates the production of an antibody

myeloid

derived from bone marrow

hemolysis

breakdown of recipient's red bood cells when incompatible bloods are mixed

urtero enterostophy

creation of a connection between the intestine and the ureter

omentum refers to

peritoneal connection between the stomach and other internal organs

lithrotipsy

procedure in which a stone is found in the gallbladder or urinary bladder is crushed or removed

vesiculotomy

medical term for making an incision into the seminal vesicle

urethroplasty

surgical repair of the urethra

hematocrit

gives the percentage of red blood cells in a volume of blood after the blood has been spun in a centrifuge

type of hernia

hernia codes are listed according to

flow and motion of urine

urodynamics pertains to

calculus & kidney stone

the concretion of mineral salts

in carcerated

a hernia that cannot be returned to the abdominal cavity

extent of the procedure

the first step in choosing the correct digestive endoscopic procedure code is to identify the ____of the procedure

autologus blood donation

requires pt to donate their own blood

imbrication

means overlapping

cystorrhapy

suture of the bladder

diaphram

the muscular wall that separates the thoracic and abdominal cavities

Vas Defrens

is part of the male reproduction system

anastomosis

any surgical connection between two parts

manipulation of teh urethra

(dilation or catheterization) strengthening of a passage that has narrowed.

coagulation

process of blood clotting

macrophages

cells in the spleen, liver, and bonemarrow that destroy the worn out red blood cells

hemoglobin

blood protein

palliative

relieving symptoms but not curing

immunoglobin

a protein with antibody activity

-stasis

suffix meaning a stop or control

chrom/o

color

deficencies

granulocytopenia and pancytopenia are both

relapse

signs and symptoms reappear

sickle cell anemia

a hereditary conditioncharacterized by abnormal sickle shapeof erythrocytes and by hemolysis.

remission

disappearance of signs of disease

heparin

anticoagulant substance

aplastic anemia

failure of blood cell production due to aplasia of bone marrow cells.

serum

plasma minus clotting proteins and cells

hemolytic anemia

reduction in red cells due to excessive destruction

purpura

multiple pinpoint hemorrhages and accumulation of blood under the skin

leukemia

increase in cancerous white blood cells

red blood cell morphology

microscopic examination of a stained blood smear to determine the shape of individual red cells

True

Is it the platelet in the blood system that facilitates clotting

True

Was the Rh factor first identified in the blood of a monkey

true

is erythropoietin secreted by the kidney

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