Med Surg Quiz#1

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  1. Two common sites from bone marrow aspiration
    iliac crest and sternum
  2. two things to be obtained by bone marrow aspirtion
    • fluid specimen (aspiration)
    • core of marrow cells (biopsy)
  3. what does the bone marrow aspiration test for?
    • anemias (leukemia, hodgkins disease)
    • pts response to chemotherapy
  4. two positions used for bone marrow aspirtaion
    • supine
    • side lying
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Med Surg Quiz#1
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2011-06-08 12:31:29
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