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WK8 A&P matching

Week eight matching

Irregularity in shape Poikilocytosis
Deficiency in numbers Erythrocytopenia
Reduction of hemoglobin(color) Hypochromic
Increase in numbers of small cells Microcytosis
Erythremia Polycythemia vera
Increase in numbers of large cells Erythrocytopenia
Formation of red cells Erythropoiesis
Destruction of RBC'S Hemolysis
Relieving, but not curing Palliative
Deficiency of all blood cells Pancytopenia
Increase in numbers of granulocytes; seen in allergic reactions Eosinphilia
Symptoms of disease return Relapse
Multiple pinpoint hemorrhages; blood accumulates under the skin Purpura
Separation of blood into its components Apheresis
Symptoms of disease disappear Remission
A stained blood smear is examined to determine the shape of individual RBC'S RBC morphology
Measures the percentage of RBC'S in a volume of blood Hematocrit
Determines the number of clotting cells per cubic millimeter Platelet count
Ability of venous blood to clot in a test tube Coagulation time
Measures the speed at which erythrocytes settle out of plasma Erythrocyte sedimentation rate
Determines the numbers of different types of WBC'S WBC differential
Determines the presence of antibodies in infants of RH-negative women or patients with autoimmune hemolytic anemia Coombs test
Undifferentiated blood cells from a donor are infused into a patient being treated for leukemia or aplastic anemia Hematopoietic stem cell transplant
Time it takes for a small puncture wound to stop bleeding Bleeding time
Needle is introduced into the bone marrow cavity and a small amount of marrow is aspirated and then examined under a microscope Bone marrow biopsy
Blood is collected from and later re infused into the same patient Autoglous transfusion
Created by: blood guy