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Flashcards in May Week 2 Deck (27):
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Ischemic heart disease

Cardiac disabilities insufficient supply of oxygen to heart

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Leukemia

Cancer, Increase number of WBC in blood forming tissues

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Leukocyte

White Blood Cells

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Leukopenia

Decrease in WBC

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Megaloblastic anemia

Anemia red blood cells are larger

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Myeldysplatic syndrom

Bone marrow insufficnet production of type of blood cell

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Myocardial Infarction

Occulsion coronary artery plaque build up

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Orthostatic hyertension

Low blood pressure standing

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Pericardium

Double wall membrane sac encloses heart

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Pernicious anemia

Anemia lack protein to absorb vitamin B12

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Phlebitis

Inflammation of a vein

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Raynaud's disease

Peripheral arterial occulsive disease triggered by cold or stress

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Septicemia

Bacteria in blood fever tachypnea; tachycardia

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Sickle cell anemia

Genetic disorder abnormal hemoglobin abnormal cell shape

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Tachycardia

heartbeat more than 100 beats per minute

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Temporal arteritis

Vasculitis abnormal large cells headache, visual impairment

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Thallium stress test

Evaluate blood flow to heart during excercise with thallium

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Thrombocytopenia

Abnormal small amount of platelets

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Thrombolytic

Medication dissovles thrombus

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Thrombosis

Abnormal condition of thrombus

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Thrombotic occulsiion

Artery blocked by thrombus

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Thrombus

Blood clot attached interior wall of blood vessel

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Transfusion reaction

Blood transfusion fatal and serious blood doesn't match

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Valvulitis

Inflammation heart valve

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Varicose veins

Swollen superficial veins of the leg

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Ventricular fibrillation

Rapid irregular useless contracitions of the ventricles

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Ventricular tachycardia

Rapid heart beat within ventricles