Flashcards in Anatomy Deck (22)
The term to define the overall well-being of the body is
The functional unit of the nervous systems is
ATP is found in which part of the cell?
Which type of muscle tissue is involved in hemostasis?
Blood is considered which type of tissue?
In which system does hematopoiesis occur?
What is Hematopoiesis?
Formation of blood cellular components/ Stem Cell formation
Which are laboratory tests that assess for muscle disorders?
AST, Troponin, Myoglobin
Which are laboratory tests that assess for disorders of the integumentary system?
C&S, KOH prep, Skin biopsy
Hepatitis involves the
Which laboratory tests are useful in the assessment of liver problems?
AST, GGT, ALP
_______________ promotes the breakdown of glycogen back to glucose.
Pancreatitis can be screened for by performing which laboratory test?
The functional unit of the kidney is known as the
Nephron (think nephro-)
Microbiology may perform the following laboratory test for urologic disorders:
ABGs typically test for
The hormone that regulates the amount of calcium and phosphorus in the circulation is
Which hormone regulates water reabsorption by the kidney?
ADH- Antidiuretic hormone
The hormone that can be detected by early pregnancy tests?
hCG- Human chorionic gonadotropin
Thyroxine is otherwise known as
Hormones are produced by which body system?