Blood Disorders: Anemia Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What is the order of the white blood cells (leukocytes) in our bodies from GREATEST to LEAST abundant?

Question 2 2. What is pathophysiological classification based on?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is NOT a possible treatment option for a person with Immune Hemolytic Anemia?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is a hereditary form of anemia that is due to an abnormality of the hemoglobin?

Question 5 5. Which of the following treatment options might be selected in order to suppress the immune system's ability to make antibodies against the red blood cells?

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Question 6 6. If an Rh-negative mother delivered an Rh-positive child, then what would happen to the mother?

Question 7 7. Which of the following best describes hemolytic anemia?

Question 8 8. How is the spleen involved in hereditary spherocytosis?

Question 9 9. If you are missing one of the four alpha chain genes, then you are which type of alpha thalassemia?

Question 10 10. What could lead to the condition erythroblastosis fetalis?

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Question 11 11. A massive loss of blood results in which type of anemia?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is true if you are an Rh-positive woman?

Question 13 13. Which of the following is NOT a symptom of anemia?

Question 14 14. Which type of Immune Hemolytic Anemia occurs when the person's immune system malfunctions and makes antibodies that act against the cells for unknown reasons?

Question 15 15. Matthew has been to the doctor and has been told his red blood cells are an abnormal shape. They are more like a ball instead of the donut-shape they should be. What could he be suffering from?

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Question 16 16. If a person does not make enough intrinsic factor, what could result?

Question 17 17. Which of the following is a possible treatment for severe hemolytic anemia?

Question 18 18. Which of the following statements is FALSE concerning Sickle Cell Anemia?

Question 19 19. Which of the following best describes Cooley's Anemia?

Question 20 20. Which of the following is FALSE concerning Thalassemia?

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Question 21 21. What term is used to describe swollen hands and feet in babies or young children with sickle cell anemia?

Question 22 22. Which of the following statements about pernicious anemia is FALSE?

Question 23 23. Which of the following is considered the cause of hereditary spherocytosis?

Question 24 24. Which of the following would NOT by a symptom associated with hereditary spherocytosis?

Question 25 25. If technician knew that a patient was producing more red blood cells than normal, but wanted to confirm that patient was suffering from an Immune Hemolytic Anemia, what test would they perform and why?

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Question 26 26. Jenny vacationed abroad and got a tapeworm. What will help her fight the parasitic worm?

Question 27 27. The matrix that red blood cells, white blood cells, and platelets are suspended in is also known as:

Question 28 28. Which type of Immune Hemolytic Anemia can occur during pregnancy when the baby and mother have different blood types?

Question 29 29. Which of the following types of anemia is associated with an insufficient enzyme?

Question 30 30. Why is Iron Chelation Therapy needed in thalassemia patients that are undergoing regular blood transfusions?

Blood Disorders: Anemia Chapter Exam Instructions

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