Blood Cancers Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which type of leukocytosis might be considered to be 'bad' because of its association with cancers involving the bone marrow?

Question 2 2. When it comes to blood, why is the bone marrow so important?

Question 3 3. If a person has leukopenia, what might they have a hard time warding off?

Question 4 4. Related conditions of multiple myeloma can be recalled using the acronym CRAB. What does this stand for?

Question 5 5. What may be felt in the neck or under the arms in a person with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is a possible sign or symptom of leukemia?

Question 7 7. Of the different types of leukopenia, which one involves the most abundant white blood cells?

Question 8 8. If the total white blood cell count decreases to below 4,000 white blood cells per microliter of blood, which condition results?

Question 9 9. Dr. Jenkins discusses a patient's chronic myelogenous leukemia with his colleagues. One colleague walks into the meeting late. Which of the following topics would immediately cause this colleague to recognize the type of leukemia Dr. Jenkins' patient is facing?

Question 10 10. How does immunotherapy work?

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Question 11 11. We can use the mnemonic 'Never Let Mamma Eat Beans' to remember the names of the different leukocytes. What does this mnemonic stand for?

Question 12 12. Multiple myeloma can be considered cancer of which of the following cells?

Question 13 13. Which leukemia treatment works by boosting the body's natural immune system to fight against the cancer?

Question 14 14. In leukemia, which of the following cells is overproduced?

Question 15 15. Which of the following is NOT a possible treatment for multiple myeloma?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is NOT a treatment option for leukemia?

Question 17 17. Why might a person with leukemia experience easy bruising and bleeding?

Question 18 18. Where does non-Hodgkin's lymphoma originate?

Question 19 19. With Neutrophilia we see an increase in neutrophils. What are neutrophils particularly good at neutralizing?

Question 20 20. The most common leukemia in children is _____.

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Question 21 21. As bones break down in a patient with multiple myeloma, which of the following substances may be elevated in the blood?

Question 22 22. Which of the following is a possible cause of leukopenia?

Question 23 23. Which type of leukocytosis is associated with allergies?

Question 24 24. What does the test Serum Protein Electrophoresis look for?

Question 25 25. Which of the following is NOT a white blood cell?

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Question 26 26. How would you expect leukemia to affect someone's blood test?

Question 27 27. If leukocytosis is present, then it is a pretty good indication of which of the following conditions?

Question 28 28. Which of the following is a possible sign or symptom of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma?

Question 29 29. Which of the following is NOT a possible treatment for non-Hodgkin's lymphoma?

Question 30 30. When you hear a certain type of leukemia mentioned you recognize it as a type that is ALMOST never seen in children. Which one is it?

Blood Cancers Chapter Exam Instructions

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