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  1. An authorization in advance to withdraw artificial life support isplasty


  2. Which of the following laboratory tests would be abnormal for a patient with anemiaOptic


  3. A cerebral vascular accident can also be called aStroke


  4. Which of the following should be reported to the health departmentHuman immunodeficiency virus


  5. The peripheral nervous system is composed of how many pairs of spinal nerves31


  6. There are _________ pairs of spinal nerves31


  7. The larges portion of the brain is theAD


  8. To release medical informationIs a detailed outline of a trip


  9. Unconsciously avoiding the reality of an unpleasant event isDenial


  10. An abnormal increase in total number of white blood cells is calledLeukocytosis


  11. The pacemaker of the heart is theCerebrum


  12. Another name for an open fracture is aEardrum


  13. Gustatory receptors are located in theMouth


  14. The cell from which a muscle develops is calledNucleus


  15. A suffix used to denote a surgical repair isCompound fracture


  16. A breast mass is found in a women whose mother and sister have died of breast cancer. She cancels her next three follow up appointments, which defense mechanism is she usingDenial


  17. The type of membrance that lines cavities of the body that open to the outside isAnterior


  18. If a patient refuses to consent to treatment the medical assistant shouldDelay treatment and inform or consult with the physician


  19. An enforceable contract contains1. An offer
    2. An acceptance
    3. A consideration
    4. A capacity


  20. This acute infectious skin disease is caused by staphylococciImpetigo


  21. Baby teeth are calledIs a detailed outline of a trip


  22. An eletrolyte that has an important influence on the activity of the heart muscle isAtrophy


  23. The opposite of superficial isPosterior


  24. An abnormal decrease in the size of a muscle isAtrophy


  25. The bone located in the posterior of the skull is theOccipital


  26. The term alopecia is synonymous withAorta


  27. The ventral region of the body is described asAnterior


  28. The abbreviation meaning immediately isAD


  29. Which of the following nerves stimulates the diaphragmvital signs


  30. The medical specialty that is involved with disease and treatment of the male and female urinary system isAbdominal


  31. Which of the following suffixes refers to painYoung children react differently to stressful situations


  32. The muscle in the upper extremity that is used as an injection site is theAbdominal


  33. The alpha cells in the pancreas are responsible for the production ofOccipital


  34. The number of permanent teeth is32


  35. The study of the cause of disease is referred to asEtiology


  36. Rubeola isAn eating disorder


  37. Protrusion of a part of the stomach through the esophageal opening in the diaphragm is aHiatal hernia


  38. A decrease in the total number of white blood cells is calledLeukopenia


  39. The liver1. Makes Bile
    2. Detoxifies harmful substances
    3. Produces heparin
    4. Stores glycogen


  40. Am x-ray taken ot confirm a fracture of the distal forearm would incluse theAtrophy


  41. The ability to imagine taking the place of the patient and accepting the patient's behavior isEmpathy


  42. The body cavity that contains the intestines is thePericardium


  43. Legally a physicianDecrease blood sugar levels


  44. The term for extremely rapid breathing isNucleus


  45. Which of the following is not a characteristic desirable in a medical assistantImpatience


  46. The prefix brady denotesSlow


  47. The surgical removal of the gallbladder is aCholecystectomy


  48. Another name for the tympanic membrane is theEardrum


  49. All of the following are reasons for revoking a physician's license exceptProviding atypical care


  50. which of the following is an example of objective dataalgia


  51. Bulimia isMeasles


  52. In Maslow's hierarchy of needs the need to be loved and free from loneliness is aGreenstick fracture


  53. Informed consent includes which of the following elementsAnterior


  54. This diagnostic procedure allows for visualization of the urinary bladderOccipital


  55. This procedure is used to puncture the chest and remove fluidEtiology


  56. The main function of the olfactory nerve isAD


  57. A mammogram is a radiograph of theBreast


  58. An inflammation of a joint is calledDeciduoas


  59. Which of the following is not an example of sterotypingPhrenic


  60. The sinoatrial node1. Makes Bile
    2. Detoxifies harmful substances
    3. Produces heparin
    4. Stores glycogen


  61. Tell me more about it, is an example ofAn open-ended statement


  62. Professionalism may best be displayed byEtiology


  63. Which of the following respiratory disorders is characterized by a loss of lung capacityEmphysema


  64. The study of the cause of disease isEtiology


  65. The physician is legally obligated to report1. deaths
    2. births
    3. Communicable disease
    4. abuse


  66. In the male testosterone is produced in theTestes


  67. The failure of bone marrow to produce red blood cells results in which type of anemiaAplastic


  68. The pons and medulla make up theSinoatrial node


  69. An abnormal lateral curvature of the spine is known asScoliosis


  70. The type of bone fracture in which the bone is bent and partially broken is aEtiology


  71. Nonverbal communication may be conveyed by1. Touch
    2. Eye contact
    3. Body position
    4. Silence


  72. A mucous membranceIs a detailed outline of a trip


  73. An oophorectomy is a surgical procedure performed on theOvaries


  74. Movement of a body part toward the midline of the body isAtrophy


  75. A nevus in the antecubital area is aMole on the inside of the elbow


  76. Which of the following organs is located in the right upper quadrantLiver


  77. Which of the following telephone calls should be given immediately to the physicianAnother physician


  78. The correct medical term for hives isNucleus


  79. InsulinDecrease blood sugar levels


  80. Gas exchange in the lungs take place in theCerebrum


  81. The abbreviation for the right ear isPosterior


  82. Personality differences are due to1. age
    2. experience
    3. Heredity
    4. Environment


  83. The fertilized ovum implants into theSinoatrial node


  84. The plane that divides the body into front and back halves isTransverse


  85. Fat is the main component ofAdipose tissue


  86. The control center of a cell isDeep


  87. Reye's syndromeMeasles


  88. Which of the following cranial nerves is involved in blindnessvital signs


  89. An otoscope is used toInspect the exterior ear canal


  90. Another term for chewingInspect the exterior ear canal


  91. An itineraryMeasles


  92. The largest artery in the body is theSinoatrial node


  93. The patient's medical record belongs toThe physician


  94. Which of the following is not a bone of the lower extremityHumerus


  95. The membrance that surrounds the heart isSinoatrial node


  96. Subcutaneous tissue1. is found under the skin
    2. Contains fat
    3. Is an injection site
    4. Connects the dermis to the muscle surface


  97. The opposite of anterior isis the pacemaker of the heart


  98. Hyperparathyroidism may be treated by which medical specialiststat


  99. A sexually transmitted disease caused by a protozoal infestaion isplasty


  100. The vertebrae located in the lower back are theLumbar