Blood System(LOM) / General Surgery I (S. by S)

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It is the platelet in blood system that facilitates clotting:

True

The RH factor was first identified in the blood of a monkey:

True

IF an exploratory procedure progresses to a more definitive surgucal procedure, both codes can be billed using modifier 51 on the lesser valued procedure:

False

Erythropoietin is secreted by the kidneys:

True

Lack of mature red blood cells due to inability to absorb vitamin B12 into the body is:

Pernicious anemia

Excessive bleeding caused by congenital lack of factor VIII or IX;

Hemophilia

Time required for venus blood to clot in a test tube:

Coagulation time,<15 minutes

A substance, usually foreign, that stimulates the production of an antibody:

Antigen

Derived from bone marrow:

Myeloid

Breakdown of recipients red blood cells when incompatible bloods are mixed:

Hemolysis

Creation of a connection between the intestine and the urter is known as:

Ureteroenterostomy

The omentum refers to the:

Peritoneal connection,stomach/Double fold of peritoneum attached to the stomach

The procedure in which a stone (s) found in the gallbladder of urinary bladder is crushed or removed is known as:

Lithrotripsy

The medical term for making an incision into the seminal vesicle in known as:

Vesiculotomy

Surgical repair of the urethra is known as:

Urethroplasty

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

Hematocrit/HCT

The surgical procedure for changing the femal genitalia onto make genitalia involves a series of procedures that include:

Intersex surgeries,use the genitalia and surrounding skin to form a penis and testicles structure

Hernia codes are listed according to:

Hernia type

Urodynamics pertains to the:

Motion and flow of urine

The concretion of mineral salts is called a :

Calculus/Kidney stones

A hernia that cannot be returned to the abdominal cavity is said to be:

Incarcerated

The first step in choosing the correct digestive endoscopiic procedure code is to identify the ________ of the procedure:

Extent of procedure

Autologous blood donation requires:

The patients own blood or blood components

Imbrication means:

Overlapping of aponeurotic layers in abdominal surgery

Suture of the bladder is called:

Cystorrhaphy

The muscle wall that separates the thoracic and abdomnal cavities is called:

Diapragm

Vas Deferens is part of the:

Part of the male reproduction system

Anasomosis means:

Surgical connection of two tubular vessels, end to end,side to side, end to side

Manipulation of the urethara means:

Dilation or catheterization

Process of blood clotting:

Coagulation (spell it)

Cells in the spleen, liver and bone marrow that destroy the worn out red blood cells:

Macrophages (spell it)

Blood protein:

Albumin (spell it)

Relieving symptoms but not curing:

Palliative (spell it)

A protein with antibody activity:

Immunoglobulins (spell it)

Suffix meaning stoping or control:

-stasis

Chrom/o:

Color

Granulocytopenia and Pancytopenia are both:

Cell deficiency's, failure to reproduce

Relapse:

Signs and symptoms reappear

Sickle cell anemia:

A hereditay condition characterized by abnormal sickle shape of erythrocytes and by hemolysis

Remission:

Disappearance of signs of disease

Heparin:

Anticoagulant substance found in blood and tissue cells

Aplastic anemia:

Failure of blood cell production due to aplasia of bone marrow

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, or into the skin and mucous membranes produce red pruple discoloration of the skin

Leukemia:

Increased in cancerous white bllod cells, disease if white blood cells

Red blood cell morphology:

Study the shape of red blood cells/Microscopic examination of a stained blood smear to determine the shape of individual red cells

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