Medical Terminology: The Lymphatic System
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  • Question 1
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    The functions of the Lymphatic System include all of the following EXCEPT:

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    absorbs fats and fat soluble vitamins through the small intestine

    increases the body's metabolism

    removes waste products from tissues

    cooperates with the immune system in destroying invading pathogens

  • Question 2
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    ______ is made up of 10% interstitial fluid and removes dead cells, debris and pathogens from the spaces between the cells

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    blood

    plasma

    water

    lymph

  • Question 3
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    The purpose of the _________ is to destroy pathogens using lymphocytes

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    lymph node

    b cells

    t cells

    cytokines

  • Question 4
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    The ______ is(are) located in the back of the throat the prevent (s) pathogens from entering the respiratory system

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    spleen

    lymph node

    tonsils

    appendix

  • Question 5
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    The _____ gland helps to stimulate lymphocytes into T cells

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    tonsils

    thymus

    appendix

    spleen

  • Question 6
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    "Immun/o" in immunologist means

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    cancer

    tumor

    protected

    lymph

  • Question 7
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    A lymphologist specializes in

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    cancer

    the lymphatic system

    tumors

    tonsils

  • Question 8
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    If you work in oncology you work with _____patients

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    immunodeficient

    appendix

    tonsil

    cancer

  • Question 9
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    "-oma" in lymphoma means

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    tumor

    cancer

    swelling

    disease

  • Question 10
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    Splenomegaly is referring to an enlarged

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    tonsil

    spleen

    appendix

    Thymus gland

  • Question 11
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    A bacteriocidal solution ________ microorganisms

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    kills

    slows the growth

    increases

    hides

  • Question 12
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    Adenocarcinoma means

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    tumor of a gland

    cancerous tumor of a gland

    tumor

    cancerous tumor of a lymph node

  • Question 13
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    "sarc/o" in sarcoma means

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    tumor in the bone

    tumor in the flesh

    tumor in the lymph node

    cancer in the flesh

  • Question 14
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    metastasis is when

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    cancer has spread

    tumor has stopped growing

    tumor has grown larger

    cancer is gone

  • Question 15
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    "Oste/o" in osteosarcoma refers to

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    bone

    flesh

    tumor

    gland

  • Question 16
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    Leukemia is referring to _____ blood cells

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    red

    black

    pink

    white

  • Question 17
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    Mammography detects tumors or precancerous cells of the ______

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    bone

    flesh

    breast

    vessel

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