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  1. When performing a microscopic urinalysis, red and white blood cells are reported per:wiped away


  2. If a carotid pulse was taken, it would be taken at the:the liver


  3. The premature termination of pregnancy before the embryo or fetus is able to exist on its own is referred to as:abortion


  4. The largest gland in the human body is the:cartilage


  5. the process by which drug molecules are transformed into simpler products is calledmetabolism


  6. A physician reports a case of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) to the state. This is called:potassium chloride


  7. acromegaly refers tosymptoms


  8. the normal pulse rate for children over the age of seven isQ.H.


  9. An employee who is considered to be acting on the doctor's behalf while performing professional tasks is:respondent superior


  10. what is the abbreviation for every other daymcg.


  11. blindness can result from a severe lack ofhypodermic


  12. the surgical breaking of bones is calledosteoclasia


  13. The part of the small intestine that connects with the stomach is the:the liver


  14. The opposite of distal is:deep


  15. The opposite of medial is:. proximal


  16. When performing a finger puncture, the first drop of blood should be:10,000


  17. 3. What is the medical term for 'headache'?O.D.


  18. Which of the following is demonstrated when a patient's leg healed incorrectly because of the way the cast has been applied?digitoxin and quinine


  19. the vitamin that is necessary for the proper clotting of the blood isvitamin K


  20. any checks received for the doctor should be immediatelygiven a restrictive endorsement


  21. the area between the lungs that contain the heart, trachea, esophagus, and thymus gland is calledduodenum


  22. a fixed dollar amount the subscriber must pay or meet each year before the insurer begins to cover expensesdeductible


  23. Hemostats are a type of:forcep


  24. Ultrasound is commonlyfeeling a part with the hand


  25. resection refers tocutting or removal of a portion of


  26. A temperature controlled chamber into which inoculated media is placed so that bacterial growth will occur is called:a centrifuge


  27. The heart is made up of three layers:cartilage


  28. The pituitary glandseveral layers


  29. Under the skin is a term meaning:is the largest gland in the body


  30. The action of antihypertensive drugs is to:Reduce blood pressure


  31. the body is divided into front and back by which of the following planescoronal


  32. dollar entries made on the left side of the ledger are calleddebits


  33. Intradermal injections are usually given:for allergy testing


  34. what is the abbreviation for microgramq.o.d.


  35. another term for subcutaneous injection isfollowing a meal


  36. Transverse refers to:cutting or removal of a portion of


  37. Of the bacteria listed below, which one would appear in grape-like clusters?Staphylococci


  38. incision into the chest wall is referred to asledger and ledger card


  39. Another name for myocardial infarction is:heart attack


  40. tissues are composed offorcep


  41. what is the abbreviation for right eyeO.D.


  42. The macroscopic examination of urine consists ofosteoclasia


  43. which part of the prescription includes the name of the drug and the amountinscription


  44. Palpation is done by:cutting or removal of a portion of


  45. The olecranon is the process which forms the:elbow


  46. In the word hemoglobin, the component 'globin' means:cephalalgia


  47. When applying a cast, the plaster:. proximal


  48. The act of giving birth is called:parturition


  49. The term postprandial refers to:several layers


  50. the packed red blood cell volume is determined bypreforming a hematocrit


  51. The most common bacteriology stain is:gram stain


  52. the abbreviation for every hour isq.o.d.


  53. When you are asked to take a cervical x-ray, you would take the film of the:neck


  54. which of the following are examples of plant derived drugsdigitoxin and quinine


  55. the abbreviation for medication given four times a day isqid


  56. Gram staining is done to determine:whether a bacteria is gram positive or gram negative


  57. Size of the needle is expressed by:feeling a part with the hand


  58. Insulin is secreted directly into the bloodstream by what organ?given a restrictive endorsement


  59. which part of the prescription includes the patients instructionsinscription


  60. When focusing the microscope, one should begin with which objective?10X


  61. The 'master' gland of the human body is called the:the liver


  62. If a tube of blood is allowed to stand undisturbed, it will separate into:twice as long as the developing time


  63. Necroscopy refers to:enlargement of the atrium of the heart


  64. persons who are unable to pay for medical care or who have dependent children may apply forMedicaid


  65. A lift or heave is the rise of the ______ with each heartbeat:sternum


  66. a patients financial account is referred to asthoracotomy


  67. How many bones are there in the body?cartilage


  68. The hardest tissue of the body is:. proximal


  69. The main upper chest muscle is:sartorius


  70. the recommended daily adult cholesterol intake is no more then300


  71. The lenses of the microscope should be cleaned with _____ to prevent scratching.transcription


  72. The universal donor is blood type:O


  73. The bones of the fingers are called:phalanges


  74. the statue of limitations for bringing malpractice suits varies from state to state but in most states it is difficult to initiateelbow


  75. A license to practice medicine is:lateral


  76. What is the medical term for excessive vomiting?hyperemesis


  77. a patient in the prone position is lyingface down


  78. Normal oral temperature is 98.6°F. The equivalent Celsius temperature is:37.0°C


  79. when performing a microscopic, the evaluation of each element present in the urinary sediment in based upon theaverage number found in 10 fields


  80. A medical assistant may give an injection:only on the orders of a physician


  81. The serous membrane which lines the abdominal wall is called:pleura


  82. which drug is derived from the mineral sourcepotassium chloride


  83. What is the medical term for enlargement of the kidney?nephromegaly


  84. The bat-shaped bone that extends behind the eyes and forms part of the base of the skull is called the:sphenoid bone


  85. What is the definition for 'diathermy'?cephalalgia


  86. Enlargement of the heart is called:parturition


  87. Facial bones that compose the massive upper jawbones are called:osteoclasia


  88. An example of poikilocytosis is:a sickle cell


  89. when doing a differential white blood cell count, the total number of cells counted isLPF


  90. under the skin is referred to asthoracotomy


  91. When performing a red blood count, the number of cells counted is multiplied by:wiped away


  92. The opposite of superficial is:lateral


  93. the time the film is allowed to remain in the six solution is206


  94. the term strata meansseveral layers


  95. The term macroscopic refers to:following a meal


  96. The small sac attached to the underside of the liver and stores bile is called the:gallbladder


  97. What is the term for 'low blood sugar'mcg.


  98. When a small sample of tissue is taken from the body and sent to a clinical laboratory to be examined or studied it is called:biopsy


  99. which of the following are used for immediate fuel and are converted to glucosedigitoxin and quinine


  100. which of the following are drugs derived from animal substancesthyroid hormone and insulin