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ch.19 lab test proc

ch. 19 lab test. clinical procedures

protein marker tests measure the level of proteins in the blood or on the surface of tumor cells
bone marrow biopsy aspiration of bone marror tissue and examination under a microscope for evidence of malignant cells
bone marrow or stem cell transplant bone marrow or stem cells infused intravenously into a patient
fiberoptic colonoscopy visual exam of the colon using a fiberoptic instrument
exfoliative cytology cells are scraped from the region of suspected disease and examined under a microscope
laparoscopy visual exam of the abdominal cavity using small incisions and a laparscopr
mammography x-ray exam of the breast to detect breast cancer
needle biopsy insertion of a needle into a tissue to remove core of tissue
radionuclide scans radioactive substances (radionuclides) are injected intravenously and scans are taken of organ
Created by: funnykitty24