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SBGR Hematology

SBGR MA 165 Week 4

venipuncture transcutaneous puncture of a vein to obtain a sample of blood
antecubital at the bend of the elbow
median cephalic vein vein of choice for blood draw in antecubital space
tourniquet used to constrict blood flow or distend vein
phlebotomy the practice of drawing blood
anemia decreased number of red blood cells
hemorrhage loss of a large amount of blood in a short period of time
septicemia blood poisoning
syncope fainting
centrifuge machine designed to separate liquid from solid using gravity achieved by rapid spinning
antiseptic inhibits bacterial growth
QNS quantity not sufficient
phleb/o vein
-otomy incision, cut into
a- no, not, without
-emia blood condition
sept/o infection
SST serum separator tube
Created by: SBGrandRapids