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Reemerging Health Technologies Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How can the risk of an organ transplant rejection be lessened?

Question 2 2. Why is cord blood is receiving attention in the medical community?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is a complication following a bone marrow transplant in which the immune cells of the donor attack the recipient's body?

Question 4 4. The potentially life-threatening condition in which the umbilical cord blood vessels can shift underneath the baby and lead to bleeding is called which one of the following?

Question 5 5. A typical umbilical cord will contain which of the following?

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Question 6 6. What is the umbilical cord?

Question 7 7. Which type of stem cells are found in adult bone marrow?

Question 8 8. Which of the following tests can be used to determine if a donor's blood and a recipient's blood are compatible?

Question 9 9. A bone marrow transplant that uses bone marrow from a genetically matched donor is called a(n):

Question 10 10. Why are adult stem cells useful?

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Question 11 11. Which type of stem cell can form all of the cells in your body?

Question 12 12. Why is there some controversy surrounding private cord blood banking?

Question 13 13. What does the immune system recognize as foreign that might result in a transfusion or transplant reaction?

Question 14 14. Which of the following tests can be used to determine if donated tissue is compatible to the recipient's body?

Question 15 15. A bone marrow transplant that uses a patient's own bone marrow is called:

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Question 16 16. What are some diseases that might cause a person to need a bone marrow transplant?

Question 17 17. Where are pluripotent stem cells located?

Question 18 18. Where do totipotent stem cells occur?

Question 19 19. Which of the following is NOT true about multipotent stem cells?

Question 20 20. Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of stem cells?

Reemerging Health Technologies Chapter Exam Instructions

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