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1

Species of the cat hookworm

Ancylostoma tubaeformae

2

This condition of the serum occurs with an increase in fat

lipemia

3

How many mls are needed to harvest 1 ml of serum in a normal patient

3 mls

4

The sample size needed that determines the _____ size.

syringe

5

What chemistry test results are affected by failure to remove the RBCs from the serum or plasma

glucose

6

Measures the protein concentration of plasma or serum for specific gravity

refractometer

7

Optimally blood samples need to be pulled after the patient has had a 12 hr ____

fast

8

Anticogulant used if the Dr wants a CBC

EDTA

9

Genus of the northern hookworm

uncinaria stenocephalia

10

If a lab result comes out abnormal what do you do next?

double check results

11

This instrument is used to separate substances of different densities in a solution

centrifuge

12

Term used to describe how closely the results agree with the true quantitative value

accuracy

13

Plasma that is red tinged is caused by ____

hemalysis

14

Sodium citrate is what color top tube?

blue

15

Uses an electrical current to differentiate cell types

impedance

16

Term used to describe after eating

post prandial

17

This cell counter determines cells by the refraction of a laser due to the presence or absence of granules and nucleus

laser

18

Where does the adult whipworm reside?

the cecum

19

Phylum of roundworms

nematode

20

The size of the animal determines the size of the ____

needle

21

Hookworms have this unique method of transmission

penetration: ingestion, skin, transmammary

22

Ability to reproduce measurements with repeated testing of the same sample

precision

23

Before any lab test is performed the sample must be well ___

mixed

24

Genus of the dog and cat hookworm

Ancylostoma brazileus

25

The genus of the canine and feline roundworm

Toxascaris leonina

26

This phylum are flatworms with unsegmented leaf shape bodies

trematode

27

Time between intial infection with a parasite until the infection can be detected

pre-patent period

28

Serum or plasma that is yellow is called

icturic

29

Liquid portion of the blood

plasma

30

Canine whipworm

Trichuris vulpis