Type
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Description

blood cancer
bone marrow
chemotherapy
fever
genetic disease
infection
leukemia
night sweats
nose bleed
radiation therapy
red blood cells
steam cell transplant
white blood cells

Hematology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

refers to blood, stem cells, bone marrow, or other tissue that is transferred from one person to another Allogeneic
a drug that prevents blood clots from forming anticoagulant
refers to blood or other tissue derived from a person's own body autologous
refers to a non-cancerous disease that does not spread throughout the body benign
the soft, spongy tissue inside of bones where blood cells are produced bone marrow
the process by which blood clots coagulation
a test that provides information about the types and numbers of cells in one's blood complete blood count
a type of white blood cell that mediates allergic reactions and defends the body from infection by parasites and bacteria eosinophil
also called the red blood cell erythrocyte
a type of white blood cell that includes neutrophils, eosinophils, and basophils granulocyte
the percentage of the whole blood volume that is made up of red blood cells hematocrit
blood that is circulating through the body's blood vessels and heart peripheral blood
part of the complete blood count, a blood test used to evaluate bleeding and clotting disorders platelet count

Cardiovascular Disorders Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Medical term for chest pain due to coronary heart disease. Heart muscle doesn't get as much blood. angina pectoris
A disease of arteries characterized by deposition of plaque/fatty materials on inner walls. Atherosclerosis
Blood poisoning. Occurs when a bacterial infection else where gets into the blood stream. septicaemia
Clotting of blood in a part of the circulatory system. thrombosis
A sudden neurological impairment. Occurs when blood gets blocked or limited to the brain. stroke
Caused by inflammation and by group A streptococcus. rheumatic fever
Disease where bone marrow produces increased numbers of leukocytes. leukemia
A herediatary genetic disorder that impairs the body's ability to control blood clotting. haemophilia
A sudden or fatal occurence when one or more of your coronary arteries get blocked. heart attack
Enlarge twisted veins due to valves not functioning properly. Varicose veins
Hardening and thickening of the artery wall due to build up plaque. arteriosclerosis
An enlargement of an artery caused by the weak artery wall. aneurysm
Abnormally high blood pressure. hypertension

mutations, mutagens, cancer, carcinogens, stem cells, and genetics Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

change of genetic material mutation
DNA duplicates during interphase, makes a mistake during meiosis internal factors
exposure to ionizing and radiation external factors
physical or chemical agent that can change the genetic makeup of an organism mutagen
wrong bases matched up substitution
base is removed deletion
base is added insertion
cells dividing uncontrollably and can happen in any type of cell cancer
cancer causing agent carcinogen
can break through boundaries malignant
travel to a new area, divide metastasis
a powerful drug that kills all types of cells, to remove cancer chemotherapy
treatment directly targeting a specific tumor radiation therapy
removal of tumor to prevent it from spreading surgery
differentiate between cell types, regrow and reproduce stem cells
genetic material coding for a specific trait genes
variation of genes alleles
trait is determined by more than two alleles multiple alleles
influenced by several genes polygenic trait
influenced by several genes polygenic trait
traits passed down through dominate and recessive genes mendelian gene
both alleles are expressed at the same time codominance
one allele is not completely dominate over the other incomplete dominance
blend in between phenotype

Leukemia Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Acute
Anemia
Blood Cells
Blood Clotting
Blood Test
Bone Marrow
Cancer
Chemotherapy
Chronic
Diagnostic
Fatigue
Hair Loss
Immunotherapy
Leukemia
Leukopenia
Liver
Lymphocytes
Nausea
Physical Exam
Platelets
Prognosis
Radiation
Spine
Spleen
Surgery
Thrombocytes
Treatment
Weakness

Blood and Lymphatic Systems Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

condition characterized by reduction of red blood cells, a deficiency of hemoglobin and hematocrit in the blood, or an increased destruction of red blood cells. Anemia
(aplastic anemia) failure of the normal process of cell generation and development. Aplasia
platelet count below 100,000 mm3. Thrombocytopenia
grave coagulopathy resulting from the over stimulation of the normal clotting and clot dissolution processes in response to disease or injury, DIC
abnormal increase in the number of circulating red blood cells and also increased production of granulocytes and platelets. Erythrocytosis
a condition capable of causing great injury, destruction, or death unless treated. Pernicious
reduction or absence of all three major blood elements (red blood cells, white blood cells and platelets) from the bone marrow. Pancytopenic
absence of anti-hemophilic factor VIII; essential for conversion of prothrombin to thrombin through intrinsic clotting pathway. Hemophilia_A
excessive bone marrow production of myeloid cells (includes RBC, platelets, granulocytes and agranulocytes). Myeloproliferative
having two different genes Heterozygous
having two identical genes inherited from each parent for a given hereditary characteristic. Homozygous
malignant neoplastic immunodeficiency disease of the bone marrow. Multiple_myeloma
primary or secondary disorder characterized by the accumulation of lymph fluid in soft tissue, resulting in edema. Lymphedema
inflammation of one or more lymphatic vessels or channels that usually results from an acute streptococcal or staphylococcal infection in an extremity. Lymphangitis
cause unknown. Idiopathic
low white blood cell count. Leukopenia
malignant disorder of the hematopoietic system in which an excess of leukocytes accumulates in the bone marrow and lymph nodes. Leukemia

Prostate Cancer Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

diagnose
Neuroendocrine tumors
Small cell carcinomas
Sarcomas
active surveillance
genetic testing
radiation therapy
targeted therapy
immunotherapy
chemotherapy
blood in urine
swelling in legs
genetics
treatment
bladder neck
neuroendocrine cells
luminal cells
basal cells
prostate cancer

medical terminology chapter 1 puzzle 1 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

aden/o gland
arthr/o joint
bi/o life
carcin/o cancerous
cardi/o heart
cephal/o head
cerebr/o cerebrum
crin/o secrete
cyst/o urinarybladder
cyt/o cell
derm/o & dermat/o skin
electr/o electricity
encephal/o brain
enter/o smallintestines
erythr/o red
gastr/o stomach
glyc/o sugar
gnos/o knowledge
gynec/o woman
hem/o & Hemat/o blood
hepat/o liver
lapar/o abdomen
leuk/o white
nephr/o & ren/o kidney
neur/o nerves
onc/o tumor
ophthalm/o eye
oste/o bone
path/o disease
psych/o mind
rhin/o & nas/o nose
sarc/o connectivetissue
thromb/o clotting

Cancer treatment word search

Type
Word Search
Description

External beam
Internal beam
Neuroblastoma
Lymphoma
Leukemia
Cytokines
BCG
Photodynamic therapy
Cryosurgery
Hyperthermia
Lasers
Stem cell transplant
Hormone therapy
Chemotherapy
Immunotherapy
Radiation therapy
Targeted therapy
Surgery

Immune System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A substance the body cannot recognize, usually on living Antigen
A quick and general immune response you're born with IIR
A highly specific attack on a antigen or pathogen by the creation of antibodies AIR
A type of WBC that fights infection by swallowing pathogens Phagocyte
The movement of B cells to produce antibodies Mobilization
A sexually transmitted disease HIV
Swelling and redness at the site of infection Inflammation
Chemical released by the body in response to an injury or allergen Histamine
Specific particles created by the immune system to destroy specific disease causing invaders Antibodies
The action or process of recognizing foreign bodies Recognition
Any substance that causes an allergic reaction Allergen
A special version of auntie Jen that provides immunity against disease Vaccine
A disease that can be spread by contact with infected people animals water or food Infectious disease
Physical contact touching and infected individual including sexual contact direct contact
A severe allergic reaction that can result in swelling breathing difficulty and sometimes does Anaphylactic shock
The action or process of anti-bodies destroying pathogens Disposal
Third and order or level Tertiary
Blood cells that fight infection and prevent the growth of cancer White blood cells
Specialized white blood cells that fights diseases by talking antigens directly Killer tcells
Specialized White blood cells that fight diseases by activating the B-cells Helper t cells

Cardiovascular System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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