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14 terms
Medical Laboratory
Name of procedure when blood is taken…
Most common skin puncture site for obt…
Blood test that measures volume of pac…
Substance in tubes that prevents from…
Venipuncture
Finger
Hematocrit
Anticoagulant
Name of procedure when blood is taken…
Venipuncture
Most common skin puncture site for obt…
Finger
10 terms
Medical laboratory
Requisition
Mandate
Standard
Calibration
Written request for laboratory analysts to be performed on a…
Formal order to obey certain rules and regulations
Rules set up and established to measure quality, weight, exte…
Accuracy of an instrument comparing information provided with…
Requisition
Written request for laboratory analysts to be performed on a…
Mandate
Formal order to obey certain rules and regulations
20 terms
Medical laboratory
Microbiology
Pathogen
Virus
Bacteria
Study of organisms
Organisms that cause disease
The smallest known infectious agent
Single celled organisms that reproduce very quickly
Microbiology
Study of organisms
Pathogen
Organisms that cause disease
63 terms
Medical Laboratory
Medical Laboratory
Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT)
Medical Laboratory Technologist
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
A laboratory where tests are usually done on clinical specime…
Someone who works under the supervision of a medical technolo…
This person's role is to provide accurate results to complica…
Refers to the protective clothing, helmets, goggles, or other…
Medical Laboratory
A laboratory where tests are usually done on clinical specime…
Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT)
Someone who works under the supervision of a medical technolo…
10 terms
Medical Laboratory
Role of Medical Laboratory Technologists
Haematology
Clinical Chemistry
Transfusion Science
-perform medical tests... -analyze specimens... -interpret test res…
-classifies and identifies blood cells to determine abnormali…
-measure chemical components in blood and body fluids to dete…
-determine individual blood types... -test for compatibility wit…
Role of Medical Laboratory Technologists
-perform medical tests... -analyze specimens... -interpret test res…
Haematology
-classifies and identifies blood cells to determine abnormali…
21 terms
Medical Laboratory
ABG
AFP
ALK
ALT (SGPT)
Arterial blood gases
Alpha-fetoprotein
Alkaline phosphatase
Enzyme test for liver function
ABG
Arterial blood gases
AFP
Alpha-fetoprotein
37 terms
medical laboratory
aliquol
analyte
exudate
parts of laboratory
aportion of well mixed sample removed for testin.
substance or chemical being analized
fluids that have escaped from blood vessels deposited on tiss…
hematology,chemistry, microbiology
aliquol
aportion of well mixed sample removed for testin.
analyte
substance or chemical being analized
48 terms
Medical Laboratory
Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendm…
sets the standards and regulates all l…
medical laboratory assistant
daily
CLIA
what is the CLIA
MLA
clean and cover the microscope
Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendm…
CLIA
sets the standards and regulates all l…
what is the CLIA
15 terms
Medical laboratory
Biology
Biology
Clinicalchemistry
Haemostasis
...
What is uterus
What is enzymes
Is balance process that help to preventing bleeding when bloo…
Biology
...
Biology
What is uterus
53 terms
Medical Laboratory
"Patients without disease who test neg…
"Patients with disease who test positi…
Most common veins to draw blood
Gauge Size... The _____ the size, the ___…
Specificity
Sensitivity
1-Cephalic vein ... 2-Basilic vein... 3-Median cubital vein
The smaller the size, the larger the #
"Patients without disease who test neg…
Specificity
"Patients with disease who test positi…
Sensitivity
52 terms
Medical laboratory
polyura
3 parts of urinalysis
4 causes of polyuria
external opening of the urethra
excessive urination
chemical, physical, microscopic
diabetes, excessive fluids, caffeine, diuretics
meatus
polyura
excessive urination
3 parts of urinalysis
chemical, physical, microscopic
17 terms
Medical laboratory
a phlebotomy tech is allowed to perfor…
in the physician office, medical lab a…
the most frequent job of the medical l…
a rapid strep test is an example of a…
false
true
false
true
a phlebotomy tech is allowed to perfor…
false
in the physician office, medical lab a…
true
15 terms
Medical laboratory
What would describe a panel of rests f…
Describe a panel of tests for carbon d…
What laboratory specialities performs…
What laboratory specialities analyzes…
Hepatic Function Panel
Electrolyte panel
Cytology
Chemistry
What would describe a panel of rests f…
Hepatic Function Panel
Describe a panel of tests for carbon d…
Electrolyte panel
20 terms
Laboratory (Medical Kiswahili)
Weka hapa mkojo.
Weka hapa kinyezi.
Weka hapa makohozi.
Nenda laboratory.
Put your urine (cup) here.
Put your feces (cup) here.
Put your sputum (cup) here.
Go to the laboratory.
Weka hapa mkojo.
Put your urine (cup) here.
Weka hapa kinyezi.
Put your feces (cup) here.
21 terms
Medical Laboratory Abbreviations
ABG
AFP
ALK
ALT (SGPT)
arterial blood gases
alpha-fetoprotein
alkaline phosphatase
enzyme test for liver function
ABG
arterial blood gases
AFP
alpha-fetoprotein
89 terms
Medical Laboratory Fundamentals
Job Opportunities
Sales
Job Responsibilities
Physical Requirements
* Hospital ... * Clinic... * Physician Office Lab (POL)... * Reference…
* Bio-medical equipment... * Laboratory Services
Perform General test in all lab areas
Good Eyesight, Normal Color Vision, Ability to sit and stand…
Job Opportunities
* Hospital ... * Clinic... * Physician Office Lab (POL)... * Reference…
Sales
* Bio-medical equipment... * Laboratory Services
61 terms
Fundamentals of Medical Laboratory
1L
1 ml
1000 micro liters
Formula to convert Celcius to Fahrenheit
1000 ml
.001L
1 ml
F= (9/5 * C) + 32
1L
1000 ml
1 ml
.001L
medical laboratory assistant
hematology
microbiology
uriology
lab. math.
...
...
hematology
microbiology
36 terms
Introduction to Medical Laboratory
Assay
Asymptomatic
Baseline Value
Biopsy
analysis of a substance to determine constituents and relativ…
without symptoms
know or initial measurement against which future measurements…
removal of a small piece of living tissue from an organ or ot…
Assay
analysis of a substance to determine constituents and relativ…
Asymptomatic
without symptoms
14 terms
Pathology & Laboratory Medical Terms
Indicators
Collection
Qualitative
Quantitative
allows additional tests to be performed without a written ord…
is a piece of specimen
presence of a drug
exact quantity of a drug
Indicators
allows additional tests to be performed without a written ord…
Collection
is a piece of specimen
10 terms
Medical Laboratory Procedures
ANURIA
UREMIA
HYPERLIPIDEMIA
NEPHRITIS
absence of urine
condition of high levels of urea & waste products in the blood
increase of lipids in the blood
inflammation of the kidney
ANURIA
absence of urine
UREMIA
condition of high levels of urea & waste products in the blood
25 terms
Medical Laboratory Exam #2
Define hematocrit.
Erythrocytes carry __________________f…
The normal count for erythrocytes is _…
The medical term for Red Blood Cells i…
A blood test that measures the packed red blood cells
Oxygen, Carbon dioxide
4.5-5.5
Erthrocytes
Define hematocrit.
A blood test that measures the packed red blood cells
Erythrocytes carry __________________f…
Oxygen, Carbon dioxide
20 terms
Medical Laboratory Urinalysis Questions
random urine
mid stream urine
clean catch urine
Timed urine sample
the most requested urine sample, can be collected anytime of…
specimen is one in which the patient collects only the middle…
procedure required when urine is to be cultured for micro org…
sometime used for diabetic testing
random urine
the most requested urine sample, can be collected anytime of…
mid stream urine
specimen is one in which the patient collects only the middle…
12 terms
Toxicology Medical Laboratory
absorption
buprenorphine
cannabinoid
distribution
passage of a substance through the surface of the body into b…
an FDA-approved drug for treating opioid drug addiction
marijuana
the blood then carries the drug through the body
absorption
passage of a substance through the surface of the body into b…
buprenorphine
an FDA-approved drug for treating opioid drug addiction
321 terms
Medical Laboratory Review: Immunohematology
What is immunogenicity?
Chemical structure of the antigen (fac…
The degree of foreigness (factor of im…
The number of red cells introduced and…
it is a term used to describe the ability of an antigen to st…
Antigens which are primarily oligosaccharides tend to stimula…
If an antigen is similar to what the body makes, it may not h…
A small number of red cells can cause immunization, but the r…
What is immunogenicity?
it is a term used to describe the ability of an antigen to st…
Chemical structure of the antigen (fac…
Antigens which are primarily oligosaccharides tend to stimula…
45 terms
Medical Laboratory Normals
total protein
serum albumin
CSF protein
Albumin %
6-8 g/dl
3.5-5.5 mg/dl
15-45 mg/dl
60
total protein
6-8 g/dl
serum albumin
3.5-5.5 mg/dl
60 terms
Medical Laboratory Review
A fresh solution of disinfectant shoul…
What infection does URI stand for?
What stain is commonly used to identif…
What is the purpose of copper reductio…
Each work day
Upper Respiratory Infection
Gram's stain
To confirm diabetes after finding glucose in the urine.
A fresh solution of disinfectant shoul…
Each work day
What infection does URI stand for?
Upper Respiratory Infection
21 terms
Medical Laboratory Abbreviations
ABG
AFP
ALK
ALT (SGPT)
arterial blood gases
alpha-fetoprotein
alkaline phosphatase
enzyme test for liver function
ABG
arterial blood gases
AFP
alpha-fetoprotein
32 terms
Medical Laboratory Technician
BUN (Blood Urea Nitrogen)
CO2 (Carbon Dioxide)
Chloride
Creatinine
7-18 mg/dl
23-30 mmol/L
98-106 mEg/L
0.6-1.2 mg/dl
BUN (Blood Urea Nitrogen)
7-18 mg/dl
CO2 (Carbon Dioxide)
23-30 mmol/L
37 terms
Chapter 39 Introduction to the Medical Laboratory
assay
asymptomatic
baseline value
biopsy
analysis of a substance to determine constituents and relativ…
without symptoms
known or initial measurement against which future measurement…
removal of a small piece of living tissue from an organ or ot…
assay
analysis of a substance to determine constituents and relativ…
asymptomatic
without symptoms
21 terms
Medical Spanish: Laboratory
Basic metabolic panel
Chlamydia test
Gonorrhea test
STD
El Análisis bioquímico básico
La prueba de la clamidia
La prueba de la gonorrhea
La enfermedad de trasmisión sexual
Basic metabolic panel
El Análisis bioquímico básico
Chlamydia test
La prueba de la clamidia
83 terms
Medical Laboratory Technology
Anticoagulant
Capillary
Dialysis
Edema
Prevents coagulation of blood
Fine branching blood vessels that form a network between arte…
Seperation of fluid from molecules or cells
Abnormal accumulation of fluid in tissues, resulting in swell…
Anticoagulant
Prevents coagulation of blood
Capillary
Fine branching blood vessels that form a network between arte…
20 terms
Terminology Medical Laboratory
oro
intra
phagia
phasia
mouth
inside
to eat, swallow
speech
oro
mouth
intra
inside
26 terms
Chapter 24 Medical Laboratory
types of Laboratories
Referral or Refrence lab
Hospital Lab
Physician Office
Referral or Refrence lab... Hospital Lab... Physician Office Lab (P…
is a large facility in which thousands of tests of various ty…
may perform only the most commonly requested tests.
wave tests
types of Laboratories
Referral or Refrence lab... Hospital Lab... Physician Office Lab (P…
Referral or Refrence lab
is a large facility in which thousands of tests of various ty…
13 terms
Medical abbreviations: Laboratory Tests
SPEC
CBC
RBC
WBC
Specimen
Complete blood count
Red blood cells
White blood cells
SPEC
Specimen
CBC
Complete blood count
25 terms
Medical Laboratory Terms
de-
dis-
iso-
morph-
de- means down, from... "decay"
dis- means apart, away from... "disease"
iso- means equal... "isotonic"
morph- means shape... "morphogenesis"
de-
de- means down, from... "decay"
dis-
dis- means apart, away from... "disease"
109 terms
Medical Laboratory Review: Immunohematology
What type of serological testing does…
If anti-K reacts 3+ with a donor cell…
Carla expresses the blood group antige…
Which of the following statements is t…
Phenotyping
Dosage
Gender
An individual with the BB genotype is homozygous for B antigen
What type of serological testing does…
Phenotyping
If anti-K reacts 3+ with a donor cell…
Dosage
28 terms
Medical Laboratory Unit
anticoagulant
culture specimen
fasting blood sugar (FBS)
glucose
substance that prevents clotting of the blood
a sample of microorganisms or tissue cells taken from an area…
blood test that measures blood serum levels of glucose (sugar…
the most common type of sugar in the body
anticoagulant
substance that prevents clotting of the blood
culture specimen
a sample of microorganisms or tissue cells taken from an area…
52 terms
Laboratory Tests [Medical Terminology]
acid phosphatase
albumin
alkaline phosphates
alpha-fetoprotein
measurement of the amount of acid phosphatase enzyme in serum
measurement of the amount of albumin protein in the serum or…
measurement of the amount of alkaline phosphatase enzyme in s…
determination of presence of alpha-globulin protein in serum
acid phosphatase
measurement of the amount of acid phosphatase enzyme in serum
albumin
measurement of the amount of albumin protein in the serum or…
32 terms
Medical Laboratory Technician
BUN (Blood Urea Nitrogen)
CO2 (Carbon Dioxide)
Chloride
Creatinine
7-18 mg/dl
23-30 mmol/L
98-106 mEg/L
0.6-1.2 mg/dl
BUN (Blood Urea Nitrogen)
7-18 mg/dl
CO2 (Carbon Dioxide)
23-30 mmol/L
20 terms
Medical Laboratory Abbreviations.
ASAP
CBC
CLIA
CVA
As soon as Possible.
Complete blood count
Clinicla Laboratories Improvement Act.
Cerebrovascular Accident.
ASAP
As soon as Possible.
CBC
Complete blood count
30 terms
Medical Laboratory Procedures
Incontinence
Urinalysis
Nocturia
Lithotripsy
Inability to hold urine
evaluates a sample of urine
excessive urination at night
medical procedure to crush stones
Incontinence
Inability to hold urine
Urinalysis
evaluates a sample of urine
Medical Office Laboratory
Specimen
Analytes
Reference Interval
Reference laboratory
A small portion of anything used to evalute the nature of the…
Substance or constituent for which a laboratory conducts test…
A range established for test results assumed to be typical fo…
A large facility in which thousands of test of various types…
Specimen
A small portion of anything used to evalute the nature of the…
Analytes
Substance or constituent for which a laboratory conducts test…
17 terms
The Medical Laboratory Professional Vocab
AAMA (American Association of Medical…
AMT (American Medical Technologists)
ASCLS (American Society for Clinical L…
ASCP (American Society of Clinical Pat…
A certifying organization that administers a national exam fo…
Certifies phlebotomists, phlebotomy technicians, and clinical…
Credential clinical laboratory professionals, including a cod…
Certifies phlebotomists, phlebotomy technicians, and clinical…
AAMA (American Association of Medical…
A certifying organization that administers a national exam fo…
AMT (American Medical Technologists)
Certifies phlebotomists, phlebotomy technicians, and clinical…
Introduction to the Medical Laboratory
assay
asymptomatic
baseline value
biopsy
analysis of a substance to determine constituents and relativ…
without symptoms
know or initial measurement against which future measurements…
removal of a small piece of living tissue from an organ or ot…
assay
analysis of a substance to determine constituents and relativ…
asymptomatic
without symptoms
452 terms
Medical Laboratory Glossary
AABB
AAMA
abbreviation
absorbance (A)
American Association of Blood Banks
American Association of Medical Assistants
the shortening of a word, often by removing letters from the…
a logarithmic expression of the amount of light absorbed by a…
AABB
American Association of Blood Banks
AAMA
American Association of Medical Assistants
34 terms
Fundamentals of the Medical Laboratory
Assay
baseline value
centrifuge
clinical diagnosis
to test
establishes a starting point for monitoring a patient's lab r…
instrument that spins test tubes containing specimens at high…
based solely on observing patients description of the symptoms
Assay
to test
baseline value
establishes a starting point for monitoring a patient's lab r…
39 terms
Diagnostic Methods -- The Medical Laboratory
What are the two types of laboratory t…
What are the four types of laboratory…
What government entities regulate labo…
What is internal quality control?
1. Clinical pathology ... 2. Anatomic pathology
1. Hospital (results in 1-2 days)... 2. Reference (results in 1…
1. Centers for Medicare/Medicaid... 2. Clinical Laboratory Impro…
Quality assurance mechanism which ensures a test is working p…
What are the two types of laboratory t…
1. Clinical pathology ... 2. Anatomic pathology
What are the four types of laboratory…
1. Hospital (results in 1-2 days)... 2. Reference (results in 1…
49 terms
Fundamentals of the Medical Laboratory
Determining baseline values
Legal purposes
Screening for pathological conditions
Confirm a clinical diagnosis
Finding out normal ranges for patients
Drug screenings, for individuals who have been involved in a…
Patients who present vague or general symptoms. While others…
provider can arrive at a clinical diagnosis based solely on o…
Determining baseline values
Finding out normal ranges for patients
Legal purposes
Drug screenings, for individuals who have been involved in a…
16 terms
Medical Laboratory Instrument 1
Harvard trip balance
Triple Beam balance
Analytical balance
microbalance
two-pans, classic Roberval balance, compare 2objects
load, effort and fulcrum
0.0001g, current needed to push the pan= mass
1microgram
Harvard trip balance
two-pans, classic Roberval balance, compare 2objects
Triple Beam balance
load, effort and fulcrum
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