Flashcards in LP2 final Deck (86)
Which category of tests do POL perform most frequently??
Which laboratory department performs the analysis of tumor biopsies?
According to CLIA, what level of testing is assigned to the performance of tumor markers?
Which specimen is used during streaking for “colony count”?
What is the name of the organism that causes Strep Throat?
Which motile organism causes an STD that is diagnosed by Wet Prep?
Which blood cell is responsible for carrying oxygen?
Which statement describes proper procedure to read the results of HCT?
Line up the bottom of the RBCs with 0%
Line up the top of the plasma with 100%
Read the % at the top of the packed RBCs not including the buffy coat.
Which specimen type is most compatible with chemistry tests?
What do the results of electrolytes tests tell a physician?
Water and acid base balance
Which organ system do Creatinine and BUN assess?
What disease condition does the RF test help diagnose?
In which common serology test are heterophil antibodies used?
rapid slide tests for infectious mononucleosis
Which choice lists the correct information for the NPFA symbol?
What do the letters in CLIA stand for?
Clinical laboratory improvement amendment
What do the combination of positive results for nitrite and leukocytes on the urine dipstick imply?
For what specific purpose do we “streak a lawn" using a swab?
antibiotic susceptibility testing
Which lab test measures the “packed cell volume”?
Which cells produce antibodies?
Identify the virus that causes Infectious mononucleosis
Name the disease category when the body produces antibodies against itself.
What is “RAST”?
What does “in vivo” mean?
within a host or living organism
Where are the blood grouping antigens located?
In which patient population is it normal to see a “reverse” diff?
This white blood cell has a light purple, lacey, variable shaped nucleus and gray-blue, ground-glass appearing cytoplasm.
What is the name of the stain used in hematology for blood smears?
What 2 dyes make up the stain used in hematology for blood smears?
methylene blue eosin
What is the word used to describe blood that has visible fat present?
lipemia or lipemic