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5 Matching questions

  1. angioplasty
  2. blood vessels
  3. arteriosclerosis
  4. circulatory system
  5. circulation
  1. a while the catheter is in place a small balloon is threaded through the blockage, it is inflated, and opens the artery
  2. b tubes that carry blood as it circulates. Arteries bring oxygenated blood from the heart and lungs; veins return oxygen-depleted blood back to the heart and lungs
  3. c the heart, arteries, capillaries and veins responsible for circulating blood throughout the body.
  4. d free movement or passage through a series of vessels (as of water through pipes or sap through a plant)
  5. e walls of the arteries thicken. harden & lose their elasticity

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. blood travels through the tissues of the heart
  2. the system of blood vessels that carries deoxygenated blood to the lungs and oxygenated blood back to the heart
  3. average adult has 5L of blood, has two parts which are the plasma and cells
  4. A system that is entirely self-contained and does not respond to changes in the environment.
  5. small metallic, mesh, cylinder that is inserted into the blocked artery. It remains in place, preventing the artery from closing again

5 True/False questions

  1. venulessmall veins that drain blood from the capillaries and then join to form a vein


  2. electrocardiograman instrument that detects the electrical signals of the heart. It produces an electrocardiogram


  3. coronary bypass surgerya vein graft is used to shunt the blood supply around the blocked area in a coronary artery - long recovery time


  4. white blood cells(erythrocytes) transport Oxygen bound to hemoglobin to the cells and tissues,


  5. varicose veinsSwollen, distended, and knotted veins which usually occur in the lower leg(s). The result from a stagnated or sluggish flow of blood in combination with defective valves and weakened walls of the veins


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