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Phlebotomy 2010

Vocabulary Definitions

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ACCESSIONING NUMERICAL ORDERING SYSTEM THAT ASSIGNS A UNIQUE NUMBER FOR PATIENTS IDENTIFICATION
AEROBIC REQUIRES OXYGEN TO SURVIVE;MICROORGANISMS WHICH REQUIERS OXYGEN TO SURVIVE
AGGLUTINATION PROCESS OF CLUMPING TOGETHER
ALBUMIN THE MOST PLENTIFUL PROTEIN IN PLASMA
ALLERGY SENSITIVITY TO VARIOUS ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS
ANAEROBIC SURVIVES WITHOUT AIR
ANASTOMOSIS THE POINT WHICH TWO HOLLOW OF TUBULAR STRUCTURES UNIFY ( CONNECTION POINT OF VEINS OR ARTERIES)
ANEMIA WITHOUT RBC;A CONDITION INDICATING THE NORMAL NUMBER OF RBC'S IS REDUCED
ANEURYSM A LOCALIZED WEAKNESS IN WALLS OF BLOOD VESSELS, USUALLY ARTERIES, INDICATED BY AN ABNORMAL DILATION FOR THE BLOOD VESSEL WALLS
ANGELOLOGY THE SCIENCE; OR THE STUDY OF BLOOD VESSELS AND LYMPHATIC
ANTECUBITAL FOSSA AREA AROUND THE ELBOW; THE MOST COMMON SITE TO PERFORM A VENIPUNCTURE
ANTIBACTERIAL WILL DESTROY OR SUPPRESS THE REPRODUCTION OF BACTERIA
ANTIBOIOTIC WILL DESTROY OR WEAKEN BACTERIA
ANTIBODY A PROTEIN PRODUCED IN PLASMA CELLS IN LYMPTH TISSUE OF THE LYMPHATIC SYSTEM; THESE PROTEINS REACT WITH THE NEUTRALIZED FOREIGN SUBSTANCES
ANTICOAGULANT AN ADDICTIVE (CHEMICAL) THAT PREVENTS BLOOD CLOTTING
ANIGEN FOREIGN PROTEIN INTRODUCED INTO THE BODY WHICH CAUSE ANTIBODIES TO BE PRODUCED
ANTIMICROBIAL WILL DESTROY OR SUPPRESS THE REPRODUCTION OF MICROBES
AORTA LARGEST ARTERY IN THE BODY
APATHY LACK OF FEELING/EMOTION
APNEA temporary halting of breathing
ARTERIOLE THE SMALL BRANCH OF AN ARTERY THAT LEADS INTO A CAPILLARY
ARTERIOSCLEROSIS HARDING OF THE ARTERY
ARTERY BLOOD VESSEL THAT CARRIES OXYGENATED BLOOD AWAY FROM THE HEART; CAN FEEL A PULSE
ASEPSIS STERILE CONDITIONS
ASEPTIC FREE OF MICROORGANISMS CAPABLE OF CAUSING INFECTION OR CONTAMINATION
ATRIA THE UPPER RECEIVERS CHAMBERS OF THE HEART
BACTERIA SINGLE CELL ORGANISM , MICROSCOPIC
BACTERIOLOGY THE STUDY OF BACTERIA
BACTERIOSTATIC THAT WHICH INHIBITS OR RETARDS BACTERIAL GROWTH
BASILIC VEIN VEIN FOUND ON THE LITTLE FINGER SIDE OF ARM; INNER SIDE OF UPPER ARM
BLOOD CULTURE BLOOD TEST TO DETERMINE PRESENCE OF BACTERIAL ORGANISMS
BRACHIAL ARTERY ARTERY LYING BENEATH THE BASILICA VEIN IN THE ARM
BUFFY COAT THE THIN LAYER OF WBC'S AND PLATELETS WHICH FORM BETWEEN THE LIQUID AND RBC LAYER IN A TUBE
CAPILLARY SMALLEST BLOOD VESSEL LINK ARTERIOLES AND VENULES; WHERE EXCHANGE OF GAS OCCURS
CARCINOMA CANCEROUS GROWTH OR MALIGNANT TUMOR OCCURRING IN EPITHELIAL TISSUES
CARDIOLOGY STUDY OF THE HEART
CARDIOVASCULAR PERTAINING TO THE HEART AND BLOODVESSELS
CAROTID A MJOR ARTERY IN THE NECK LEADING TO THE BRAIN
CARRIER PERSON WHO SPREADS INFECTION TO OTHERS, BUT SHOWS NO SYMPTOMS
CENTRAL VENOUS PRESSURE THE PRESSURE OR THE BLOOD RETURNING TO THE RIGHT ATRIUM THROUGH THE SUPERIOR VENA CAVA
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