5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Electric spatula
- Corneal sclera button
- a Apparatus used for sterilization by steam pressure, usually at 250°F (120°C) for a specific time.
- b minute blood vessels, the walls of which comprise a single layer of endothelial cells. Capillaries connect the smallest arteries (arteriole) with the smallest veins (venule) and are where pressure filtration occurs.
- c that portion of the cornea recovered for transplantation in situ.
- d any abnormal color in or upon the human body.
- e an electrically-heated blade used to dry moist tissues, reduce swollen tissues, and restore contour to natural form
5 Multiple choice questions
- self-destruction of cells; decomposition of all tissues by enzymes of their own formation without microbial assistance.
- Dyes that help to cover internal discolorations such as jaundice.
- in the absence of free oxygen.
- irreversible somatic death
- passage of some components of the injected embalming solution from an intravascular to an extravascular location; movements of the embalming solutions from the capillaries into the interstitial fluids.
5 True/False questions
Blunt dissection → place of union between two or more bones.
Algor mortis → postmortem cooling of the body due to the surrounding temperature.
Eye enucleation discoloration → removal of the eye for tissue transplantation, research, and education.
Buccal cavity → dome-like superior portion of the cranium; that portion removed during cranial autopsy.
Center of venous drainage → drainage procedure that limits the exposure of the embalmer to the drainage. Tubing is attached to a drain tube allowing drainage to flow directly from a vein into a sanitary disposal system; tubing may also be attached to a trocar and aspirator allowing drainage to be taken from the right atrium of the heart to the sanitary disposal system.