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  1. condition that results from a decrease in the PH of body fluids
    acidosis
  2. that results from an increase in the ph of body fluids
    clkalosis
  3. sacs in the lung where exchange of gases takes place
    alveoli
  4. conservation of simple compounds into complex substances
    anabolism
  5. standing erect with arms at the side and eyes and palms facing forward
    anatomical position
  6. study of the structural composition of living organisms
    anatomy
  7. anterior
    means at the front of the body or body part
  8. without blood or lymph vessels
    avasculatr
  9. nerve fiber that conduct impulses away from the nerve cell vbody
    axons
  10. gland that secretes substance directly into the bloodstream
    endocrine glands
  11. glands that secrete substances through ducts
    exocrine glands
  12. production and development of blood cells and other formed elements, normally in bone marrow
    hemopoiesis
  13. a person who is supine is
    laying face up
  14. list 3 endocrine system tests
    T3, T4 and TSH are all
  15. how is carbon dioxide carried in the blood
    bound to hemoglobin
  16. medical term meaning the front of the elbow
    antecubital
  17. irregularity in the heart rate rhythm, or beat
    arrhythmia
  18. upper, receiving chambers of the heart
    atria
  19. large antecubital vein on the inner side of the arm
    bacilic vein
  20. force exerted by the blood on the walls of the blood vessels
    blood pressure
  21. one complete contraction and subsequent relaxation of the heart
    cardiac cycle
  22. vein on the lateral aspect of the arm
    cephalic vein
  23. blood-clotting process
    coagulation
  24. test to determine compatibility of blood for transfusion
    cross match
  25. relaxation phase of the cardiac cycle
    diastole
  26. ECG/EKG are
    record of the electrical activity of the heart
  27. process that leads to dissolution of blood clot
    fibrinolysis
  28. fluid portion of whole blood
    serum
  29. medical term for platelet
    thrombin
  30. process by which the body stops blood loss after injury
    thrombocyte
  31. reduction in blood vessel diameter due to constriction of tunica media muscle
    vasoconstriction

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