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MLT Phlebotomy Ch 6

Med Lab Tech Ch 6 Vocabulary

analyte Any substance undergoing analysis
assay a quantitative or qualitative test of a substance (especially an ore or a drug) to determine its components
cannula a small flexible tube inserted into a body cavity for draining off fluid or introducing medication
disinfectant an agent (as heat or radiation or a chemical) that destroys microorganisms that might carry disease
glycolysis The cellular degradation of the simple sugar glucose to yield ATP as an energy source
keloid raised pinkish scar tissue at the site of an injury; results from excessive tissue repair
lipemic presence of excess lipids in the blood
polycythemia a disorder characterized by an abnormal increase in the number of red blood cells in the blood
sphygmomanometer a pressure gauge for measuring blood pressure
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