Blood/Lymph/Immune System Medical Terminology Quiz
Terms in this set (84)
The abbreviation for chronic lymphocytic leukemia is ______.
The abbreviation for partial thromboplastin time is ______.
The abbreviation for hemoglobin is ______.
Drug class of Enoxaparin (aka Lovenox)
Drug class of Alteplase (aka Activase)
Drug class of Nelfinavir (aka Viracept)
Drug class of Urokinase (aka Abbokinase)
Drug class of Heparin
Drug class of Doxorubicin hydrochloride
Drug class of Warfarin (aka Coumadin)
Drug class of Zidovudine (aka AZT or Retrovir)
Drug class of Lamivudine (aka Combivir)
Drug class of Streptokinase (aka Streptase)
Drug class of Bleomycin (aka Blenoxane)
Drug class of Aminocaproic acid (aka Amicar)
The abbreviation for complete blood count is ______.
immune, immunity, safe
form, shape, structure
bone marrow, spinal chord
The abbreviation for pernicious anemia is ______.
Prevents blood clot formation by inhibiting one or more clotting factors
Kills or damages rapidly metabolizing cells
Prevents the replication of viruses within host cells
Dissolves blood clots by destroying the fibrin strands making up the clot
The abbreviation for acute lymphocytic leukemia is ______.
The abbreviation for systemic lupus erythematosus is ______.
The abbreviation for antibodies is ______.
The abbreviation for hematocrit is ______.
Protective protein produced by B lympocytes in response to the presence of a foreign substance called an antigen, which the immune system regards as harmful to the host
Organism in or on which another, usually parasitic, organism is nourished and harbored
Acquired specific resistance, mediated by T cells, that produces reactive substances or directly exerts a cytotoxic effect on a cell that is identified as harmful
Able to develop an immune response; able to recognize antigens and respond to them`
Acquired specific resistance, mediated by B cells, that produces antibodies that bind to and dispose of antigens
Liquid portion of blood that remains after the removal of fibrinogen
Substance recognized as harmful to the host and stimulates the formation of antibodies in an immunocompetent individual
Exaggerated, life-threatening hypersensitivity reaction to a previously encountered antigen
Treatment that provides relief, but not curative
Infection occurring in a person with a weakened immune system and caused by a microorganism that, under normal conditions, would not bring about disease
Suffix meaning: standing still
Suffix meaning: carrying, transmission
Suffix meaning: protection
Suffix meaning: protein
Suffix meaning: formation, production
Suffix meaning: decrease, deficiency
Suffix meaning: embryonic cell
Suffix meaning: abnormal condition, increase
Suffix meaning: blood condition
Suffix meaning: transplantation
Suffix meaning: attraction for
The abbreviation for prothrombin time is ______.
The abbreviation for chronic myelogenous leukemia is ______.
Presence of a viable bacteria circulating in te blood stream, and considered as "travelers" rather than a blood infection
Recipient's immune system attacks a transplanted organ or tissue resulting in its destruction
Blood test measuring the amount of antibodies in blood; commonly used as an indicator of immune status
Blood test to detect the presence of antibodies, antigens, or immune substances
Any disease of the lymph nodes
Graft-vs-host reaction (GVHR)
Condition occurring following a bone marrow transplant where the immune cells in the transplanted marrow produce antibodies against the host's tissues
Localized accumulation of blood, usually clotted, in an organ, space, or tissue due to a break in or severing of a blood vessel
Destruction of red blood cells with a release of hemoglobin that diffuses into the surrounding fluid
Arrest of bleeding or circulation
Systemic disease associated wit the presence and persistence of pathogenic microorganisms or their toxins in the blood; also called blood infection
State of being protected against infectious diseases
The abbreviation for mean cell volume is ______.
The abbreviation for mean corpuscular hemoglobin is ______.
The abbreviation for milliliters is ______.
The abbreviation for mean cell hemoglobin concentration is ______.
The abbreviation for acute myelogenous leukemia is ______.
The abbreviation for red blood cell is ______.