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which is a type of anemia in which a problem in genetics in the structure of hemoglobin causes abnormally shaped RBC?
sickle cell anemia
what's the process that occurs in red marrow of long or flat bones by which all blood cells are formed?
microorganisms, like bacteria, viruses, protozoa, fungi, or yeast that invide the body are known as what?
which is a very large cell whose cytoplasm breaks away at the edges to form individual thrombocytes?
what's the name of the condition in which the number of erythrocytes in the blood is decreased?
what is the name of the medical procedure that involves the separation of plasma from the blood cells in whole blood?
what is the type of drug given to suppress the immune response and decrease inflammation?
a deficiency in the number of thrombocytes due to exposure of the bone marrow to radiation, chemicals or drugs is called what?
blood that is collected, filtered, and returned to the patient during surgery is known as what kind of blood?
what word parts do you need to build a medical word meaning excessive flow or discharge of blood?
what is the name of the malignant disease of the bone marrow in which excessive WBC are produced?
what bone marrow is collected from the patient and later transplanted or reinfused back into the patient from who it came?
what word parts do you need to build a medical word that means one who specializes in blood and the study of it?
ist, -hemat/o, log/o
If fluoroscopic guidance is used during the insertion of a pacemaker, it is bundled with the primary procedure and cannot be reported separately.
the epicardial approach involves accessing a vein and inserting a needle with a wire into the vein.
when coding a change of battery in a pacemaker, both the removal and the reimplantation are coded.
to crrrectly report coronary bypass grafts, you must know the anatomical site in which the vessel being grafted came from.
Supervision and Interpretation codes for angiography are located where in the CPT manual?
which vessel is involved in the major division of the cardiovascular subsection?
coronary or noncoronary
what is the name of the procedure in which fluid is withdrawn from the space around the heart through a needle and a catheter is left in to allow for continued drainage?
what is the name of the device that can be inserted into the body to electrically shock the heart into regular rhythm?
what is the name of the electrodes that are placed into the atrium and/or ventricle of the heart when a pacemaker is inserted?
what are the names of the three sections of the CPT manual that you use to code many cardiovascular services?
surgery, radiology, medicine
what type of cardiology is a diagnostic specialty that uses radioactive elements to aid in the diagnosis of cardiology conditions?
the number of postoperative days usually assigned for the global period following implantation of a pacemaker?
what is another name of undissolved matter that is present in blood and is transported by the blood?
if catheterization is performed on the coronary arteries, in which section would the codes be found?
which surgical procedure is done to provide the myocardium with a new source of blood supply when a coronary artery is occluded?
coronary artery bypass graft
in the pathway of the flow of blood through the heart, oxygenated blood returns from the lungs and enters the what?
when a coronary artery is partially blocked with atherosclerosis and there is myocardial ischemia, this will cause what?
what is a neurotransmitter for the sympathetic division of the nervous system that increases the heart rate to prepare the body for the "fight or flight" response?
any disease condition of the heart muscle that includes heart enlargement and heart failure is called what?
what is it called when a period of unresponsiveness during a normal heartbeat?
the refractory period
the clear, gel-like substance that fills the posterior cavity of the eye is called aqueous humor.
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