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The Basic Components of Pathophysiology Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is known as the death of body tissue as the result of cold temperatures?

Question 2 2. Which of the following is involved in cell communication?

Question 3 3. Cushing's syndrome is also known as:

Question 4 4. Emma goes to the doctor because she has brown pigmentation in her eyes. Why might the doctor diagnose her with lipofuscinosis?

Question 5 5. Carbohydrates in the cell membrane contribute to which of the following?

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Question 6 6. A more severe form of hypoplasia is called _____.

Question 7 7. Endotoxins are sometimes called:

Question 8 8. Cell swelling is also known as:

Question 9 9. What is hypertrophy?

Question 10 10. The body's energy currency is known as:

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Question 11 11. After a pap-smear a pre-cancerous sign was observed. This sign was probably _____.

Question 12 12. Hyperplasia involves the growth of _____ by increasing their cell _____ and is _____.

Question 13 13. How do you know that the process of trapping particles in mucus in the lungs is helpful?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is NOT a function of an epithelial tissue?

Question 15 15. How does inflammation cause a tissue to swell?

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Question 16 16. One form of immunotherapy includes the use of monoclonal _____:

Question 17 17. Which of the following statements about viruses is FALSE?

Question 18 18. The type of necrosis that preserves the outlines of cells under a microscope and gives cells and tissues a semi-firm appearance and feel is best called:

Question 19 19. The Fluid Mosaic Model describes parts of the cell membrane such as proteins and phospholipids as _____.

Question 20 20. Which of the following is an example of accumulation of improper proteins?

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Question 21 21. What is hyperplasia?

Question 22 22. Janet has been suffering from mononucleosis. She is severely fatigued, has a headache and a sore throat. Additionally, the lymph nodes in her neck have become swollen and painful. This is known as _____.

Question 23 23. Why would damaged epithelium be covered with a bandage?

Question 24 24. Which of the following refers to the pooling of blood towards the gravity dependent regions of the body?

Question 25 25. The type of toxin that is released by a bacterium while it is still alive is known as an:

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Question 26 26. What of the following is TRUE about apoptosis?

Question 27 27. What is another term for the intracellular space?

Question 28 28. Which of the following is NOT a fat-soluble vitamin?

Question 29 29. Apoptosis is also known as _____

Question 30 30. One example of a vaccine is (the):

The Basic Components of Pathophysiology Chapter Exam Instructions

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