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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