Intro to Medical Science

  1. Thrombus is?
    a. is a blood clot

    b. a traveling blood clot
    a. is a blood clot
  2. Embolus is?
    a. is a blood clot

    b. a traveling blood clot
    b. a traveling blood clot
  3. An aneurysum is?
    a. a real strong blood vessel walls

    b. a weakening of blood vessel walls
    b. a weakening of blood vessel walls
  4. HTN is?
    a. hypertension

    b. non- hypertension
    a. hypertension
  5. Heart block is?
    a. it is when the conduction system of the heart fails

    b. it is when the conduction system of the heart continues pumping
    a. it is when the conduction system of the heart fails
  6. Erythrocytes is?



    B. red blood cells- carriers O2 to the cells
  7. Thrombocytes is?
    a. reb blood cells- carries O2 to the cells
    b. platelets- aid in blood clotting
    c. WBCs help fight infections
    d. deficiency in # of platelets
    b. platelets- aid in blood clotting
  8. Leukocytes is?
    a. reb blood cells- carries O2 to the cells
    b. platelets- aid in blood clotting
    c . WBCs help fight infections
    d. deficiency in # of platelets
    c. WBCs help fight infections
  9. Polycythemia is?



    d. WBCs help fight infections d. deficiency in # of platelets
    C. excessive RBC count (can be caused by tumorous condition or in the case of secondary polycythemia is due to living in hight altitudes
  10. Thrombocytopenia is?
    a. excessive RBC count (can be caused by tumorous condition or in the case of secondary polycythemia is due to living in hight altitudes
    b. reb blood cells- carries O2 to the cells
    c. platelets- aid in blood clotting
    d. WBCs help fight infections d. deficiency in # of platelets
    e. deficiency in # of platelets
    e. deficiency in # of platelets
  11. Leukocytosis is?
    a. excessive RBC count (can be caused by tumorous condition or in the case of secondary polycythemia is due to living in hight altitudes
    b. reb blood cells- carries O2 to the cells
    c. increase in the number of leukocytes (etiology: bacterial infection)
    d. platelets- aid in blood clotting
    e. WBCs help fight infections d. deficiency in # of platelets
    c. increase in the number of leukocytes (etiology: bacterial infection)
  12. The etiology of Pernicious is?



    B. lack of intrinsic factor which aids in the absorptio of B12 (which helps form RBCs)
  13. The etiology of Hemoytic is?
    a. lack of intrinsic factor which aids in the absorptio of B12 (which helps form RBCs)
    b. Rupturing of RBCs
    c. failure of bone marrow
    d. the # of RBCs are adequate but the amount of HGB per cell is reduced
    b. Rupturing of RBCs
  14. The etiology of Aplastic is?
    a. lack of intrinsic factor which aids in the absorptio of B12 (which helps form RBCs)
    b. Rupturing of RBCs
    c. failure of bone marrow
    d. the # of RBCs are adequate but the amount of HGB per cell is reduced
    c. failure of bone marrow
  15. The etiology of Hypochromic is?
    a. lack of intrinsic factor which aids in the absorptio of B12 (which helps form RBCs)
    b. Rupturing of RBCs
    c. failure of bone marrow
    d. the # of RBCs are adequate but the amount of HGB per cell is reduced
    d. the # of RBCs are adequate but the amount of HGB per cell is reduced
  16. Coronary arteries means?
    a. blood veins supply oxygenated blood to the heart
    b. blood vessels which supply oxygenated blood to the heart
    b. blood vessels which supply oxygenated blood to the heart
  17. CAD means?
    Coronary Artery Disease
  18. Heart attack is known as a myocardial infarction and is?
    a. composed of cardiac muscle cells and is responsible for the contraction of the heart chambers
    b. composed of heart muscle cells and is responsible for the contraction of the pulmonary viens
    a. composed of cardiac muscle cells and is responsible for the contraction of the heart chambers
  19. Angina pectoris is?
    a. pain and pressure felt in the chest that results from ischemia
    b. pain and pressure felt in the legs that results from poor blood circulation
    a. pain and pressure felt in the chest that results from ischemia
  20. How does nitroglycerin work?


    A. vasodilates the arteriers
  21. Diuretics is a?
    treatment
  22. How does angioplasty work?
    a. used to open a partly closed coronary artery by inserting a balloon tipped catheter into the femoral artery, guiding it to the heart and into the affected area
    b. used toopen a partly occluded coronary artery by inserting a balloon tipped catheter into the femoral artery, guiding it to the heart and into the affected area
    b. used toopen a partly occluded coronary artery by inserting a balloon tipped catheter into the femoral artery, guiding it to the heart and into the affected area
  23. Congestive Heart Failure. The right side heart failure does?
    a. it is when blood flows from the right ventricle into the vena cava
    b. it is when blood backs up from the left ventricle into the pulmonary veins and lungs (it backs up)
    a. it is when blood flows from the right ventricle into the vena cava
  24. Congestive Heart Failure. The left sided of the heart failure does?
    a. it is when blood flows from the right ventricle into the vena cava
    b. it is when blood backs up from the left ventricle into the pulmonary veins and lungs (it backs up)
    b. it is when blood backs up from the left ventricle into the pulmonary veins and lungs (it backs up)
  25. A heart murmur is the result of blood leaking through an incompetent valve and?
    a. has leaking around the heart
    b. has leaking around the valves
    b. has leaking around the valves
  26. Rheumatic heart disease is an autoimmune diease and?


    C. in a result of the disease it has a reaction between streptococcal antigens and a person's own antibodies
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Intro to Medical Science
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Slide Questions/Study Guide for Chapters 6,7 & 10
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