Flashcards in Practice Test #6 Deck (55)
The plicae circulares, microvilli, and villi :
Increase absorption area and digestion in the small intestine.
What is the medical term for accumulation of squamous epithelium that forms a mass that is destructive to the middle ear?
Which of the following is a uterine dressing forcep : schubert, bozeman, staude, ballantine?
Which eye muscle alters the shape of the lens to accommodate vision?
Filiforms are used to :
Bypass urethral obstuctions
Which of the following defines cryptorchidism : stones, impotence, undescended testes, undeveloped testes?
Which of the following is a nonadherent, nonpermeable, occlusive surgical dressing?
Sterile water is used for irrigation during a mastectomy, because it is categorized as what ?
What is used to inflate the Foley catheter balloon?
Which mode of the electrosurgical unit does not require use of a patient return electrode.
Which of the following diseases is caused by a pathogen : pneumonia, rickets, scurvy, diabetes?
Coagulation with the harmonic scalpel is accomplished by the use of :
In which surgical procedure would Glisson's capsule be encountered?
Which instrument would be used during a dacryocystorhinostomy : buckle, keratome, scleral hooks, oscillating saw?
Polyglycoloic acid suture falls into which classification?
Third-degree burn tissue with a charred and pearly-white appearance is called :
Insertion of an intraaortic balloon pump is done to treat patients with :
Left ventricular failure
For which of the following do burr holes provide adequate exposure : meningocele, encephalocele, cranialdysraphism, subdural hematoma ?
The venous sinus at the juntion of the sclera and cornea is the :
Canal of schlemm
What cardiac drug increases myocardial contractality?
Which procedure can be done to repair a bucket-handle tear ?
The prostate gland secretes :
Which of the following incisions divides the linea alba : right subcostal, vertical midline, paramedian rectus, midabdominal transverse/
Which preoperative drug is delivered transdermally to prevent postoperative nausea?
What are the four defects involved in tetralogy of Fallot?
Right ventricular hypertrophy, Ventricular septal defect, overriding aorta, pulmonary valve stenosis
Where is central venous pressure measured?
The funnel-shaped distal opening of a fallopian tube is the :
Which ligament stabilizes the duodenojejunal angle?
What disease causes the overproduction of adrenaline?