MSK Introduction Crossword

a drug that can cause MSK disorders
when WBCs adhere to walls of damaged capillary
when blood vessels dilate allowing WBCs to squeeze through blood vessel wall
age-related muscle loss
an aneural tissue
stored in bones
disorder of attachment of ligament or tendon to bone
immediate biological response to trauma
when WBCs migrate to periphery of a blood vessel
a chemical mediator that changes permeability
a common drug used for pain and inflammation
a clotting mechanism formed in the liver
these are needed for a sense of joint position
these resorb existing bone

Urinary System Crossword

Urinary System Crossword

Waste materials are filtered from the blood into these.
The tube that leads from the kidney to the bladder
Painful urination
Visual examination of the urinary bladder.
Inflammation of the urethra
Muscular sac that holds urine
Root that means Renal Pelvis
Largest artery located in the abdominal cavity.
The kidneys are located behind the parietal peritoneum. Their location is then, _______peritoneal
Abnormal condition of protein (alumin) in the urine.
Shock waves are beamed into a patient to crush urinary tract stones.
Nitrogenous waste materials are separated from the blood by a machine.
A person who performs surgery on the urinary tract and provides treatment of male reproductive disorders.
Vessel that carries blood toward the heart from the kidneys.
One of the two roots meaning kidney

Cardiovascular Disorders Crossword

Cardiovascular Disorders Crossword

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

Muscular System Crossword

Muscular System Crossword

Connects muscle to bone
Connects muscle to muscle
Over stretched tendon
Inflammation of the tendon
voluntary muscle
Muscles work In _________
Only muscle in the heart
Found in the digestive tract & the walls of blood vessels
when one muscle bends
The muscle that straightens for the flexor

Laboratory Medicine Crossword

Laboratory Medicine Crossword

An abnormal increase in the number of red cells in the blood
An immature RBC
A clump of red blood cells that appear to be stacked like a roll of coins
Red blood cell formation
An oxygen carrying molecule
Having two copies of the same gene
Ethyenediamnetetraacetic acid
Breakdown of RBCs
Having a high fat level
Capillary blood collector
Samll blood vessels throughout the body that connect the smaller arteries to the smaller veins
Area in front of the elbow
The liquid part of blood
Plasma protein that is converted to fibrin in the clotting process
The excessive variation in size of cells, especially RBCs
A condition in whihc many red blood cells have abnormal or multiple types of shapes
having a multi-lobed nucleus; used to describe cells such as granulocytes
the inflammation of the lining of hte hear. may be associated with an increase in number of monocytes.
wBCs that are responsible for combating infection by parasites in the body
damage to the brain that occurs when the blood flow to the brain is disrupted.
a potent vasoconstrictor that is released by platelets adhering to a wounded blood vessel
an anticoagulant used to prevent and treat a thrombus or embolus. Also a rodent poison
Any substance that stimulates the production of antibodies.
Not malignant
removal and examination of tissue from the body performed to establish a precise diagnosis
a stone developing in the body, e.g., kidney or bile (not the branch of mathematics)
the study of cells, their origin, structure, function and pathology

Chapter 3 Crossword

Chapter 3 Crossword

Consists of the heart, blood vessels, and blood
A hollow, muscular organ that pumps blood
The upper chamber of the heart that receives blood that comes into the heart
The lower chamber of the heart that pumps blood out of the heart
A flap of tissue that prevents blood from flowing backward
A group of heart cells that sends out signals that make he heart muscle contract.
Blood Vessels that carry blood away from the heart.
Tiny, narrow vessels.
Blood vessels that carry blood back to the heart.
The first branches of the aorta that carry blood to the heart itself.
________ is caused by the alternating expansion and relaxation of the artery wall.
Process by which molecules move from an area of higher concentration to an area of lower concentration.
The force blood exerts against the walls of blood vessels.
The liquid part of blood
Deliver oxygen from the lungs to cells elsewhere in the body.
________ is an iron-containing protein that binds chemically to oxygen molecules.
The body's disease fighters.
_______ are cell fragments that play an important part in forming blood clots.
The body's drainage system.
The fluid inside the lymphatic system is called ________.
Small knobs of tissue.
A condition in which an artery wall thickens as a result of the buildup of fatty materials.
A _____________ occurs when blood flow to part of the heart is blocked.
____________ is a disorder in which a person's blood pressure is consistently higher than normal.

Circulatory System Crossword

Circulatory System Crossword

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

Blood Crossword

Blood Crossword

Proteins produced by the liver to maintain osmotic pressure and blood volume.
Type of plasma protein that transports fatty acids and steroid hormones.
Antibodies that help to reduce disease.
Antibodies that cause blood clotting.
Hemoglobin molecule (RBC) that carry oxygen, iron, carbon dioxide.
Lymphocytes that destroy invading cells by breaking down their membranes.
Lymphocytes that secrete antibodies with then mark and destroy invading cells.
White blood cells that secrete histamine to increase inflammation.
White blood cells that secrete antihistamine to decrease inflammation.
White blood that ingest and digest bacteria and dead matter.
White blood that ingest and digest bacteria and dead matter AND help immune system by presenting antigens which stimulate lymphocytes.
Name of the process by which lysosomes break down other cells and foreign particles.
System that delivers oxygen and nutrients to the body.
General name for white blood cells.
Which part of the blood do Albulins, Globulins and Fibrinogens belong to?

Blood and cardio disorders Crossword

Blood and cardio disorders  Crossword

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

Hematology Crossword

Hematology Crossword

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

Musculoskeletal Crossword

Musculoskeletal Crossword

caused by disruption of blood vessels with blood dispersing through the tissues
a protective mechanism to prevent further injury
oxygen and food can diffuse through this gel
reservoir for calcium, phosphorus, magnesium
bone building cells
live in mature bone and maintains extracellular matrix
breaks down extracellular matrix, bone chewing
hormone that maintains serum calcium levels and prevents excessive serum phosphate
needed to absorb calcium
released by thyroids when blood calcium is too high, inhibiting release from bone
contains synathroses, diathroses, synovial membrane, menisci
connects muscles to bone
connects bones to bones
complete tear separation of tendon or ligament from its bony attachment
compromised circulation with increased pressure resulting in nerve and muscle death
bone infection form parasites or bacteria
lateral curvature of the spine
metabolic bone disorder where rate of bone resorption accelerates as bone formation slows- loss of bone mass
- metabolic disease with delayed or inadequate mineralization of osteoid in mature or compact bone (Rickets in children)
chronic systemic inflammatory autoimmune disease causing inflammation of connective tissue, especially symmetrical joints
chronic disease of connective tissue that may involve organs with a clinical sign of butterfly rash
is NOT a diagnosis but a description of decreased bone density inconsistent with age, race, genetics