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Flashcards in Special Tests (General DX) Deck (24):
1

Arterial Blood Gas

ind= Advanced COPD

2

Aspiration

ind= Gout, Bacterial Arthritis

3

Balloon Anioplasty

ind= Obstructive Atherosclerosis

4

Biopsy

ind= Tumor (Hodgkin's)

5

Bone Scan

ind= Intrinsic bone changes, hidden fractures

6

Bronchoscopy

ind= Bronchogenic Carcinoma (Lung Biopsy)

7

Colonoscopy

ind= Lower GI Disease

8

CT Scan (Computed Tomography)

ind= Trauma, Infection, Vascular, Neoplastic, Arthritic/Metabolic Disorders

9

DEXA Scan

ind= Osteoporosis

10

Doppler

ind= Arterial Alterations

11

EEG (Electroencephalograph)

ind= Epilepsy, Sleep disturbance, encephalopathies

12

EMG (Electromyography)

ind= Muscle Atrophy

13

Endoscopy

ind= GI tract

14

Laparoscopy

ind= Abdominal Tumor

15

Mantoux Test

ind= TB (***also: TINE and PPD)

16

MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)

ind= Spinal tumor

17

NCV (Nerve Conduction Velocity)

ind= Peripheral Nerves

18

PET (Positron Emission Tomography)

ind= Bone and soft tissue, tumor, heart, brain

19

SPECT (Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography)

ind= Musculoskeletal system, heart, brain, and abdome

20

Spirometer

ind= COPD

21

Sputum Culture

ind= Strep, TB

22

Stress Test

ind= Atherosclerosis, Angina

23

Tonometer

ind= Glaucoma

24

Ultrasound

ind= Aneurysm, Organs, Pregnancy