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Mary is also studying the physiology of the body systems. Which of these is a function of the circulatory system?

Transportation of nutrients, blood cells, gases, etc.


Which of these is the correct flow of blood through the heart?

Right atrium, right ventricle, pulmonary arteries, lungs, pulmonary veins, left atrium, left ventricle, aorta.


What are the percentages of cells and plasma in blood?

40% and 60%, respectively


Which of these is NOT part of the process of filtration of the blood through the urinary system?

Vena Cava


While Linda was running a laboratory test, she evaluated total plasma protein, and noticed an elevated total plans protein. This is a sign of?

All of the above


In most species, what are the kidneys shaped like?



Sammy is trying to run a urinalysis. He first had to obtain urine from the dog. How can he obtain urine from animals?

All of the above


Sammy found a decreased specific gravity in the urine. This could indicate all of the following EXCEPT:



If Sammy had noticed an increased specific gravity, it could indicate all of the following EXCEPT:

Chronic renal disease


Which of these is a chemical Sammy would NOT have evaluated in urine?



Which of these cells would Sammy NOT expect to see in an examination of urine sediment?

Viral cells


I live in a rural farming community where everyone owns some breed of dog. A few houses down from mine an Australian Cattle Dog aka Blue Heeler named Rigo. She is quite accustomed to guarding her territory against rodents, skunks, coyotes, and rabbits. Rigs was found with a half-eaten rabbit a few months ago and then she gave birth to a litter of eight puppies s few weeks latter. When they were old enough for their first set of vaccinations the veterinarian found that all the puppies were infected with hookworms. The veterinarian prescribed medication for all patients, including Rigo, and told my neighbor that they should be rechecked at their next visit. Rigos hookworm infection could have been caused by which of the following?

Both direct and indirect


Bone marrow produces?

Blood cells


What arteries supply blood to the head?



Which of these is the scientific name for hookworm?

Ancylostoma caninum


James accidentally spilled bleach. In order to know the correct clean up procedure to take, he must check the MSDS. The acronym MSDS stands for:

Material Safety Data Sheet


A member of OSHA is doing a walk through of a veterinary clinic. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is housed in:

The Department of Labor