Blood and cardio disorders Crossword

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Feb 13, 2017
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A decrease in the oxygen-carrying ability of the blood Anemia
An excessive or abnormal increase in the number of the Ruth recites Polycythemia
When bone marrow becomes cancerous and a huge number of wbc's are turned out rapidly Leukemia
A client that develops and persists in and on broken blood vessel Thrombus
When I thrombus breaks away from the vessel wall and flows freely in the bloodstream Embolus
An insufficientNumber of circulating platelets Thrombocytopenia
A bleeding disorder that results from a lack of any factor needed for clotting hemophilia
Inflammation of the pericardium Pericarditis
The valve flaps of the heart becomes stiff Valvular stenosis
A heart attack Myocardial infarction
When the ventricles begin to pump at their own rate Heart block
Lack of an adequate blood supply to the heart muscle Ischemia
A rapid heart rate Tachycardia
Hey heart rate that is substantially slower than normal Bradycardia
Abnormal or unusual heart sounds Murmurs
When the pumping efficiency of the heart is depressed so that circulation is in adequate to meet tissue needs CHF
A serious complication of varicose veins Thrombophlebitis
Temporary low blood pressure and dizziness when standing up suddenly Orthostatic hypotension
A condition in which the blood vessels are inadequately filled and blood cannot circulate normally Circulatory shock
The insidious filling of the blood vessels with fatty, calcified deposit lead to what coronary artery disease

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Heart Diseases Crossword

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Jan 27, 2017
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VASCULER CLOSURE DEVICE angiocele
THICKENING AND HARDINING OF THE WALLS OF THE ARTERY arteriosclerosis
BUILD UP OF SUBSTANCES IN AND ON ARTERY WALLS atherosclerosis
SLOW HEARTRATE bradycardia
HEART AND BLOOD VESSEL DISEASE cardiovascular
INFLIMATTION OF THE HEART carditis
INADEQUATE OXYGENATION OF THE BLOOD; BLUISH DISCOLORATION cyanosis
SUDDEN BLOCKING OF AN ARTERY embolus
INFLAMMATION OF THE ENDOCARDIUM endocarditis
STOPPING OF A FLOW OF BLOOD hemostasis
high blood pressure hypertension
BLOOD CLOT FORMED IN THE SITU; IMPEDING BLOOD FLOW thrombus
ABNORMALLY RAPID HEART RATE tachycardia
LOW BLOOD PRESSURE hypotension
SOUNDS DURING HEARTBEAT CYCLE heart murmur
INFLAMMATION OF THE PERICARDIUM pericarditis
INFLAMMATION OF THE MYOCARDIUM myocarditis

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Cardiovascular Crossword

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Feb 16, 2017
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Heart Rate is measure in beats per minute
The top two chambers of the heart are called atria
How many chambers of the heart are there four
What is the name of a heart specialist Cardiologist
What procedure uses external electric shocks to restore a normal heart rhythm? Cardioversion
What does SVT stand for? Supraventricular tachycardia
Who performed the first succesful heart surgery? Daniel Williams
blood vessels that carry blood away from the heart arteries
blood vessels that carry blood from the body to the heart veins
vessels which enable the actual exchange of water and chemicals between the blood and the tissues capillaries
A doctor who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of abnormal heart rhythms electrophysiologist
Medical Abbreviation for Wolf-Parkinson White Syndrome WPW

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Blood and Heart Crossword

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Feb 15, 2017
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Fluid portion of blood plasma
oxygen transporting pigment hemoglobin
Another name for WBCs leukocytes
Granules that tak up a stain called eosin eosinophils
What is absence of grandules Agranulocytes
form in bone marrow and mature in lymphoid tissue lymphocytes
large single nucleus monocyte
Frmation of blood cells Hematopoiesis
state of body equilbrium hemostasis
sca enveloping the heart pericardium
Chamber of heart recieving blood from veins Atria
Main artery Aorta
keeps blood flowing 1D semilunar valves
High BP hypertension
changes in walls of large arteries Atherosclerosis
contraction phase systole
period of relaxation diastole
located between atrial and ventricuar chambers AV valves
another name for RBC erythrocytes
increase in number of erythrocytes polycythemia
clot that developes in an unbroken blood vessel Thrombus
glistening sheet lines heart chamber endocardium
another word for heart attack myocardia infarction
"pacemaker" SA node
rapid heart beat tachycardia
slower than normal heart beat bradycardia
abnormal heart sounds haert murmures
volume of blood pumped out by a ventricle stroke volume
slick surface that decreases friction as blood flows through tunica intima
bulky middle layer tunica media
outermost layer composed of connective tissue tunica externa
pressure blood exerts against inner walls f blood vessels blood pressure
narrowing of blood vessels vasoconstriction
abnormal spiky and sharp hemoglobin sickle cell anemia
bundles of cardia muscles twisted myocardium

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Cardiovascular System Crossword

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Mar 10, 2017
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Repair or unblocking of a blood vessel Angioplasty
Temporary loss of consciousness or dizziness due to fall in blood pressure Syncope
Abnormal Rapid heartbeat Tachycardia
connection between two blood vessels or tubes Anastomoses
working on adrenaline or noradrenaline Adrenergic
Excessive fluid with tissues or cells Edema
A groove or furrow Sulcus
Act of listening to internal organs Auscultation
Automatic regulation of blood flow Autoregulation
Nerve that is stimulated byhange in BP Baroreceptors
Abnormally slow heart rate Bradycardia
Heart size larger than normal Cardiomegaly
Bluish color of the skin due to unoxygenated hemoglobin Cyanosis
Reduction of a membranes resting potential Depolarization
Excessive perspiration Diaphoresis
Difficulty breathing Dyspnea
Away from normal position; displaced Ecotopic
Picks up conduction of implses producing an electrical activity Electrodes
Removal of an obstrucitve material in an artery Endarterectomy
The condition of being open, unobstructed Patency
Discomfort in breathing aggrivated by lying flat Orthopnea
Sensation of an irregular, hard, rapid, or normal heartbeats Palpitations
Am auscultory sound, benign or pathologic Murmur
Frothy sputum containing streaks of blood Hemoptysis
Blood flow within very small blood vessels microcirculation
Alternating sequence of diastole and systole Cardiac Cycle
Pressure of blood against the systemic arterial walls BloodPressure
Volume of blood supply ejected by a ventricle in one minute Cardiac Output
Controls the heart rate and force of contractions Cardiac control center
Chest pains due to deficit of oxygen in the heart muscles Angina Pectoris
Main artery of the body Aorta
network of blood vessels between the arterioles and venules Capillaries
Large vein carrying deoxygenated blood into the heart Vena Cava

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Circulatory System Crossword

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Sep 15, 2016
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place where substances are exchanged between the blood and body cells capillaries
the liquid part of blood Plasma
a flap of tissue that prevents blood from flowing backward valve
bloodvessles that carry blood back to the heart veins
take up oxyhgen in the blood and deliver it to cells elsewhere in the body redbloodcells
the body's disease fighters whitebloodcells
consists of the heart, blood vessels, and blood cardiovascular system
(singular) lower chambers of the heart ventricle
(singular) upper chambers of the heart atrium
the process by which molecules move from an area of higher concentration to an area of lower concentration diffusion
largest artery in the body aorta
a force exerted by blood against the walls of blood vessels blood pressure
the alternating expansion and relaxation of the artery walls pulse
a group of heart cells that sends out signals that make the heart muscle contract pacemaker
hollow, muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body heart
blood vessles that carry blood away from the heart arteries
iron-containing protein that binds chemically to oxygen molecules hemoglobin

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Cardiovascular System Crossword

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Feb 14, 2017
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the fluid portion of the blood plasma
red blood cells erythrocytes
the oxygen-transporting pigment of erythrocytes hemoglobin
white blood cell leukocytes
a white blood cell with secretory granules in its cytoplasm (ex. eosinophil/basophil) granulocytes
the most abundant of the white blood cells neutrophils
granular white blood cells whose granules readily take up a stain called eosin eosinophils
white blood cells whose granules stain deep blue with basic dye; have a relatively pale nucleus and granular-appearing cytoplasm basophils
white blood cells with a one-lobed nucleus. no granules in cytoplasm agranuloctyes
agranular white blood cells formed in the bone marrow that mature in the lymphoid tissue lymphocytes
large single-nucleus white blood cell; agranular leukocyte monocytes
one of the irregular cell fragments of blood; involved in clotting platelets
formation of blood cells hematopoiesis
stem cells that give rise to all the formed elements of the blood hemocytoblast
the stopping of a flow of blood hemostasis
the stout wall separating the lower chambers of the heart from one another interventricular septum
begins at the base of the right ventricle, branches into two pulmonary arteries which deliver deoxygenated blood to the corresponding lung pulmonary trunk
bicuspid and tricuspid atrioventricular valves
cord-like tendons that connect the papillary muscles to the tricuspid valve and the mitral valve in the heart (heart strings) chordae tendineae
lub dub, lub dub heart sounds
a condition in which the heart produces or is apt to produce a recurring sound indicative of disease or damage murmur
abnormally high blood pressure hypertension
a disease of the arteries characterized by the deposition of plaques of fatty material on their inner walls atherosclerosis
the membranous sac enveloping the heart pericardium
a chamber of the heart receiving blood from the veins; superior heart chambers atria
discharging chambers of the heart ventricles
system of blood vessels that carry blood to and from the lungs for gas exchange pulmonary circulation
major systemic artery; arises from the left ventricle of the heart aorta
systems of blood vessels that carries nutrient- and oxygen-rich blood to all the body organs systemic circulation
valves that prevent blood return to the ventricles after contraction semilunar valves
the contraction phase of heart activity systole
a period (between contractions) of relaxation of the heart during which it fills with blood diastole
a volume of blood ejected by a ventricle during systole stroke volume
sequence of events encompassing one complete contraction and relaxation of the atria and ventricles of the heart cardiac cycle

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The Human Heart By: Lewis Eberle Crossword

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Mar 16, 2016
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What type of circulation does the heart use? Cornaryciccluation
How many sections are in your heart? four
How many ventricles are there in your body? two
How many atrium's are in your body? two
Which large vein brings oxygen/poor blood from the upper parts of the body to the right atrium? superior vena cava
Brngs oxygen/poor blood from lower regions of the body to the right atrium? Inferior vena cava
This chamber of the heart receives deoxygenated blood from the body. Right atrium
The chamber of the heart that pumps oxygen/ poor blood to the lungs. Right ventricle
Carries poor oxygenated blood from the right ventricle to the left lung. Left pulmonary Artery
Blood vessels that carry oxygenated from the lungs to the left atrium. Pulmonary veins
Divides the left and right chambers of the heart. Septum
circulation of blood between the heart and lungs. Pulmonary circulation
Tiny, thin walled blood vessels that allow the exchange of gasses and nutrients between the blood and the cells of the body. Capillaries
Blood vessels that carry blood back to the heart. Veins
Blood vessels that carry blood away from the heart. Arteries
Colorless watery fluid of blood and lymph containing no cells and in which erythrocytes and leukocytes and platelets are suspended. Plasma
Tiny disk shaped bodies in the blood, very important in blood clot formation. Platelets
Blood cells containing hemoglobin that carry oxygen through the bloodstream. Red blood cells
Disease fighting cells in Blood cells containing hemoglobin that carry oxygen through the bloodstream. White blood cells
What are the different types of blood? A, B, AB, O.
The blood pressure (as measured by a sphygmomanometer) after the contraction of the heart while the chambers of the heart refill with blood. diastolic pressure
The blood pressure (as measured by a sphygmomanometer) during the contraction of the left ventricle of the heart. systolic pressure
Circulation that supplies blood to all the body except to the lungs. Systemic circulation
The system of heart and blood vessels that circulate blood throughout the body. Cardiovasuclar system

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The Heart and Coronary Circulation Crossword

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Feb 11, 2016
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Double walled sac that encloses the heart pericardium
Outer layer of the heart that is continuous with the pericardium epicardium
Forms the bulk of the heart and is composed of mostly cardiac muscle myocardium
Glistening white sheet of endothelium that lines the inside of heart chambers, 3rd layer of heart endocardium
Chamber of heart that deoxygenated blood from systemic circulation enters Right Atrium
AV valve that separates right atrium and right ventricle tricuspid valve
Lower chamber of heart that forces blood into pulmonary circulation Right ventricle
Blood flows through the ________________ valve into the pulmonary trunk. pulmonary semilunar
Blood returning from the lungs flows into this chamber Left Atrium
Two-cusped valve between left atrium and ventricle Bicuspid valve
Left chamber that pumps blood into systemic circulation Left ventricle
The left ventricle pumps blood through this valve into the aortic trunk aortic semilunar valve
This vessel branches to send blood to both lungs Pulmonary trunk
Large branching vessel that is the beginning of systemic circulation Aortic trunk
The thicker myocardium of the ventricles that exherts a greater force trabeculae carneae
The thinner myocardium of the atria has bundles of muscles called _____________. pectinate muscles
Dense network of connective tissue fiber that reinforces myocardium and anchors cardiac muscle fibers cardiac skeleton
Vessels that carry blood away from heart Arteries
Vessels that carry blood back to the heart veins
small vessels in which blood and tissue cells exchange oxygen and carbon dioxide capillaries
Functional blood supply of the heart coronary circulation

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Human Body Systems Crossword Puzzle

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Jan 10, 2017
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System that consists of nerves, brain and spinal cord nervous system
helps movement of the body, maintaining posture, and circulating blood throughout the body muscular system
system that contains voluntary and involuntary muscles muscular system
this system starts in the mouth digestive system
the heart and blood vessels that circulate blood throughout the body Circulatory
disposing of the body's waste Excretory
brings air into the body and removes carbon dioxide Respiratory system
system that protects major internal organs and provides overall support skeletal
system that transmits signals from the body to the brain nervous
this is also known as the urinary system Excretory
includes bone, cartilages, ligaments skeletal
skeletal muscles, smooth muscles, cardiac muscles muscular system
Breaks down food digestive
skin, hair, regulates temperature Integumentary
esophagus, stomach, intestines digestive system

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cardiovascular puzzle Crossword

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Feb 2, 2017
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a machanical seal used to close arterial puncture wounds created during therapeutic catheterisation procedures angiocele
the thickening and hardening of the walls of the arteries arterioscleriosis
a disease of the arteries characterized by the deposition of plaques of fatty material on their inner walls. atherosclerosis
abnormally slow heart action bradycardia
relating to the heart and blood vessels cardiovascular
inflammation of the heart carditis
a bluish discoloration of the skin resulting from poor circulation or inadequate oxygenation of the blood cyanosis
a blood clot, air bubble, piece of fatty deposit that has been carried in the bloodstream to lodge in a vessel and cause an embolism embolus
inflammation of the endocardium endocarditis
the stopping of a flow of blood hemostasis
abnormally high blood pressure hypertension
a blood clot formed in situ within the vascular system of the body and impeding blood flow thrombus
an abnormally rapid heart rate tachycardia
abnormally low blood pressure hypotension
are sounds during your heartbeat cycle heartmurmur
inflammation of the pericardium pericarditis
inflammation of the heart muscle myocarditis

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