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veterinary technician RVT
Study cards for California's RVT exam
What helps emulsify fat?
A common neoplasm of cats is
Total bilirubin, TP and Ap are all measured in what blood profile?
Viruses may posses one of __ different genomic structures.
An appropriate chemical to disinfect stainless steel is
The purpose of an aluminum fliter in an x-ray machine is to
remove the long wavelength x-rays from the x-ray beam
Average water content in canned food is?
A trace mineral that is an essential part of vitamin B12 is
An ultrasonic cleaner is how many more times effective than manual cleaning of intruments?
When positioning a horse in lateral recumbancy for surgery, it is important to pull the
Down foreleg forward to enhance circulation
What is a common sign of acetaminophen toxicity?
organisims can be identified using what technique?
Rectal mucosal scraping
The Baermann technique is used for recovery of?
is a yeast that
Can grom on some bacteriological media that can cause opportunistic infections
The test of choice for assessing whether animals have exocrine pancreatic insufficiency is
Samples for virology testing may include what?
Frozen serum samples
What disinfectant is toxic to cats?
The degree of overall blackness ona radiograph is termed
The purpose of the time-gain compensation is to
Adjust the brightness of the image
What is the best feeding method for puppies that are growing?
Food-restricted meal feeding
Ruminants use nonprotien nitrogen (NPN) through
Microbial fermentation in the rumen
What is the HEPA filter?
High efficiency particulate air
In lizards and turtles, IM injections are best given in the
Antitoxin and antiserum vaccins create
This is not an accurate sterilization monitor
By visual inspection, malnutrition or emaciation in cattle may be difficult to detect in
fully haired animals
The normal bite of a dog is called?
The vertical column of a cat is?
C7 T13 L7 S3 Cd 21-23
What term describes cells as having spiny projections around the margin and is often a reult of slow drying of the blood film?
What is not a zoonotic parasite?
What test is considered to be a very specific test for all forms of liver disease in most species?
In what species does IgG antibody cross the placental barrier?
The use of ___ on a contaminated would may result in the formation of a coagulum.
The transducer needs crystals that can trasform electrical eneergy into sound, etc. The effect exhibited by these crystals in
Anti ulcer drugs do not decrease the pH in the stomach. True or False?
Anal sacs are expressed to
instill medication in diseased anal sacs
What condtion would indicate the needs for pericardiocentesis?
The guilt phase of grieving
INhibits progress towards resolution
What is the strong protective covering of the heart?
What intracellular parasite appears fairly large, paired, and teardrop shaped?
An example of a noninflammatory, nonneoplastic lesion is
Common name for ascarid is
What pair of electrolytes has an inverse relationship?
Calcium and phosphorus
How long do viral samples survive whithout refridgeration?
Which antibody class is produced during the secondary immune response?
To increase radiographic detail or definition
Increase the source image distance
The order of stages of the estrous cycle is
Proestrus, estrus, metestrus, anestrus
What is an acceptable bedding for lab animals?
The normal gastrointestional flora of psittacines include
predominantly gram-positive bacteria
The goal of antimicrobial therapy is
to kill microorganisms in the host without killing the host