Gastrointestinal System
Cardiovascular System
Renal System
Clinical Skills/Laboratory Skills
Hematology
100

The tight muscles that serve as an entrance and exit are known as __________________________.

Sphincters
100

The main artery within the animal's body is known as the _____________________________.

Aorta

100

Medical Root Word for Kidneys

Nephr/o

100

This is a laboratory procedure that is performed to check for yeast, WBC's, and bacteria within the ears.

Ear Swab Cytology

100

The (3) proteins found in plasma are _______________,_________________ and ________________________________.

Fibrinogen, Albumin, Globulin

200

The compartment of the ruminant that is responsible for fermentation is known as the ______________.

Rumen

200

An irregular heart beat is known as an ________________________.

Arrhythmia

200

The acronym BUN stands for ________________.

Blood Urea Nitrogen

200

The act of listening to the heart, lungs and gut for large animals is known as _______________________.

Auscultation

200

This type of leukocyte produces histamine and seen in high numbers with a elevated parasite load and allergic reactions.

Eosinophil

300

It is important for small rodents and horses to have adequate amount of forage or hay because they are _________________ fermenters.

Hind-Gut

300

Deoxygenated blood enters into the heart through the _________________________.

Cranial and Caudal Vena Cava

300

Clinical signs of renal disease are ______________ and _____________________.

Polyuria; Polydipsia

300

The _________________ is primarily used to acquire large amounts of blood for testing.  The cephalic veins are saved in case a ________________________ needs to be placed.

Jugular vein; IV Catheter

300

This cell is responsible for clotting blood and is the smallest cell found in whole blood.

Thrombocyte

400

In the bovine the "True Stomach " is known as the _________________________.

Abomasum

400

Blood leaves the heart to pick up oxygenated blood through the ___________________________.

Pulmonary Arteries

400

The innermost part of the kidney that contains the renal artery and vein is known as the ______________________.

Renal pelvis

400

Fluorescein stain is utilized to diagnose a ______________________.

Corneal ulcer

400

This contains all the components of blood.  This type of sample has to be used for preparing a Blood Film. It is collected into a ________________ blood tube

Whole Blood; lavender top tube (EDTA)

500

A dog is being seen for excessive V/D, lethargy, and not eating well.  The patient will be assessed for dehydration by checking the __________________ and _____________________________.

Skin turgor, tackiness of gums

500

The Mitral Valve is found on the _________ side of the heart.  It is also known as the __________________ valve.

Left, Tricuspid

500

The medical term for toxicity to the kidneys; The condition that causes this in the dog or cat is ___________________ poisoning.

Nephrotoxic; Antifreeze

500

To convert pounds to kilograms one must do this______________________.

Divide by 2.2 kg

500

When evaluating a Blood Film under the microscope it is important to view the ________________ edge since the majority of the leukocytes are easily visible to count.

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