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  1. Colony stimulating factor?
    glycoprotein that bind to hemopoatic stem cells activating proliferation/differentiation
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    • Histoplasma capsulatum
    • "tuberculate macroconidia"
    • Found in guano (birds/bats) and soil beneath
    • "River valley"
    • Usually subclinical
  3. Cell seen in Hodgkins?
    • Reed-Sternberg
    • (giant cells in tissue biopsy)
    • vaguely resembles Giardia (2 eyes)
  4. Overproduction of platelets
    • Essential thrombocythemia
    • Essential thrombocytosis
  5. Histogram axes
    • Y axis = volume
    • X axis = DF1 granularity (light scatter)
  6. Oligoclonal bands
    Immunoglobulin band (MS screen)
  7. Ionized calcium left to stand =
    • Increased result?
    • pH change inversed = ionized calcium change
  8. Ingesting mothballs (naphthalene poisoning)
    • methemoglobin leads to hemolytic anemia (esp G6PD def)
    • hgbemia
    • hgburia
    • Heinz Bodies
  9. GNC after jaw surgery
    Veillonella (ana)
  10. Phili chromosome
    • CML
    • t9;22
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    • Alternaria spp
    • Plant pathogens
    • Allergens (hay fever, asthma)
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    • Geotrichum candidum
    • lung/organ disease geotrichosis
    • sour rot of fruits/veggies
  13. Malassezia furfur complex
    • Liopophilic yeast
    • olive oil overlay
  14. calculate %error
    (accepted-experimental)/accepted x 100%
  15. Std D
    • deviation = average-actual
    • std deviation = Εall devations / # measurements
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    • Fusarium
    • Soil, mostly harmless
    • Some produce toxins
  17. Cocaine metabolite
    Benzoylecgonine
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    • Curvularia
    • *note large middle circle causes curve
    • plant pathogen
  19. exp - CPD/CP2D / CPDA-1 / Additive (AS_)
    • CPD/CP2D: 21d
    • CPDA-1: 35d
    • Additive: 42d
  20. Purpose of Heparin-Manganese chloride?
    Precipitate apoprotein-B-containing liporpotiens (LDL/VLDL)
  21. Procanamide ->
    NAPA
  22. Zygomycetes
    • Mostly soil/decaying dead stuff
    • Some parasites
    • Spores (sexual and asexual)
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    • Blastomyces dermatiditis
    • blastomycosis - invasive/serious in endemic regions
    • soil/wet wood/near waterway
  24. X factor = ?
    V factor = ?
    interaction w/ S aureus?
    • X: hemin
    • V: NAD

    • *para = needs X
    • SBA inactivates NAD, S aureus produces NAD and hemin from B lysis
  25. Thrombin time purpose
    Prolonged time indicates fibrinogen abnormality
  26. ANA speckled pattern indicates
    SLE
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    • Strongyloides stercoralis
    • female big
    • penetrate skin
  28. S. aureus ferments...?
    • Mannitol (yellow on MSA)
    • ?Glucose?
  29. Choriocarcinoma is? Where?
    germ-cell tumor (usually placenta)
  30. Major characteristics of Plasmodium
    falciparum, vivax
    • F: multiple rings 
    • gametocyte like banana
    • V: schuffner's dots
  31. Ouchterlony patterns
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  32. Elizabethkingia meningoseptica disease?
    pediatric meningitis (premature NBs)
  33. If coag tube isn't filled...?
    • Prolonged times (extra anticoagulant)
    • Need 9:1
  34. D and e
    almost all D+ is e+
  35. Purpose of Protein C and S?
    • Natural anticoagulants
    • Inactive Factor 5 ∴ decrease clotting
  36. wright stain too pink
    • ph too acidic
    • time too short
  37. How do you know if the plasma used for PTT has been contaminated with heparin
    • Thombin time will be increased
    • (PT may be normal or slightly increased)
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    Ascaris Lumbricoides ova
  39. DiGeorge Syndrome
    No thymus ∴ decreased T cells
  40. Howell Jolly is composed of?
    DNA
  41. Pappenheimer bodies made of?  Stain with?
    • Iron
    • Prussian Blue
  42. Fibrinogen reference range
    150-400mg/dL
  43. CPDA-1 advantage?
    • Extra adenine (more ATP) allows longer time 
    • (35 days)
  44. Autoclave sterilization
    121C, 15PSI, 15-40m
  45. Ziehl-Neilson stain
    Kinyoun stain
    • AFB stains
    • ZN: HEAT into the cells
    • K: no heat, increased [carbol fuschion]
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    • Sporothrix schenckii
    • "Cigar bodies" in yeast form
    • rose cutters 
    • "shanked in"
  47. beta-gamma bridge on SPEP
    Liver disease (esp alcohol)
  48. Type I hypersensitivity reaction caused by?
    • IMMEDIATE hypersensitivity reactions
    • IgE release of histamines from mast cells and basophils
  49. enzyme tests that are needed for muscle dystrophy
    CK
  50. What is the chloride shift?
    • The exchange of Cl- and HCO3- across RBC membs
    • pH decrease -> K+ decrease (plasma)
  51. anion gap normal values
    • Na-HCO3-Cl
    • AG: <11mEq/L
    • Na: 135-145mEq/L
    • HC: 22-28mEQ/L
    • Cl: 96-106 mEq/L
  52. Acquired stomatocytosis?
    Alcoholic liver disease
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    • trichuris trichiura
    • Whipworm (looks like whip)
  54. Micrococcus antibiotic R (not on chart)
    Furazolidone (100ug)
  55. Purpose of potassium permanganate in auramine rhodamin
    Quenching agent (background)
  56. Whooping cough specimen?
    Nasopharyngeal swab
  57. RAST (RIST?) test?
    Allergies, tests for specific IgE Ab
  58. Le and Se gene. Pheneotype?
    • Le(a-b+)
    • Both genes
  59. CO2 ISE principle
    • CO2 gas permeable membrane
    • Change in pH
  60. Cause of pseudo pelger huet?
    AML, CML, Myelodysplastic syndrome
  61. Fluorimetry basics?
    abs one wavelenght and releases another (usually less energy, longer wavelength)
  62. high TIBC
    iron def anemia
  63. Low in serum iron, low tibc, normal (or high) ferritin
    anemia of chronic disease
  64. Homogeneous ANA?
    • ssDNA?
    • SLE & RA?
  65. Thermistor
    • "thermally sensitive resistor"
    • resistance reduce by heating
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    • Cryptococcus neoformans
    • "encapsulated yeast"
    • Lung infections
    • meningitis in AIDS
  67. Mycobacterium associated with tap water
    • M. gordonae
    • "tap water bacillus"
  68. cat scratch fever
    Bartonella
  69. vitamin k and hemin in agar?
    Enhance anaerobes
  70. Fecal occult blood reagant?
    Hydrogen Peroxide
  71. Cushing's syndrome
    • Increased cortisol, ?decreased ACTH?
    • Moon face, weight gain, etc
  72. B subgroup causing MF?
    Bx
  73. Decrease in free PSA?
    • Cancer indicator vs benign prostate condition
    • (free is damanged)
  74. TIBC calc
    TIBC = sIron + UIBC
  75. dipstick glucose vs clinitest
    • Dipstick MORE sensitive
    • Clinitest not spp for glucose (any reducer)
  76. Metabolite of Primidone
    Phenobarbital
  77. pseudocholinesterase deficiency related to?
    Sleep apnea
  78. Fletchers media for?
    Leptospira spp

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