Great for doctors and med students, these flash cards cover blood flow through the heart.
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|The liquid part of the blood is called||plasma|
|The medical term for the blood cells that are necessary for blood clotting is:||thrombocytes|
|RBC's are darker red when they are filled with:||CO2|
|Which one is the heart chamber to first receive blood from the body's tissues?||right atrium|
|The large veins which return blood to the heart after the blood has circulated throughout the body are:||the superior and inferior vena cava|
|The pulmonary artery carries deoxygenated blood from the:||R ventricle to the lungs|
|Medical term for a blood clot||Thrombus|
|Blood cells that help transport O2 to the body's tissues||erythrocytes|
|Defect in a heart valve||murmur|
|Slow heart rate <60 bpm||bradycardia|
|Recording of the electrical activity of the heart||EKG|
|Localized mass of blood||hematoma|
|Medical term that means a decrease in number of WBC's||leukopenia|
|Medical term that means an increase in number of WBC's||leukocytosis|
|Condition where there is a decreased number of RBC's||anemia|
|Process of blood clotting||coagulation|
|Blood cells that protect the body against disease and infection||leukocytes|
|Fast heart rate >100bpm||tachycardia|
|The heart is located in the _________cavity||thoracic|
|The SA node is called the ______ of the heart||pacemaker|
|The second heart sound is _________and is caused by the closure of the _______valves.||dupp, semilunar valves|
|The first heart sound is ___ and is caused by closure of the __ valves||lubb, tricuspid and mitral valves|
|What is erythropoiesis?||Development of RBC's|
|In what two main areas of the body does Erythropoiesis?||Red bone marrow and lymphatic tissue|
|What is the myocardium?||cardiac muscle tissue|
|What artery supplies blood to the myocardium?||coronary arteries|