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Apnea
Assessment
Cardiomegaly
Fluids
Heart
Ibuprofen
Murmur
Patent Ductus Arteriosis
Prostaglandin Inhibitor
Surgery

Cardiovascular System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Cardiac Medications Crossword

Type
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Decreases the clotting (coagulating) ability of the blood Anticoagulants
Keeps blood clots from forming by preventing blood platelets from sticking together Antiplatelet Agents
Expands blood vessels and decreases resistance by lowering levels of angiotensin II ACE Inhibitors
Prevents angiotensin II (chemical) from having any effects on the heart and blood vessels A II Receptor Blockers
An enzyme that breaks down natural substances in the body that open narrowed arteries Neprilysin Inhibitors
Decreases the heart rate and cardiac output, which lowers blood pressure and makes the heart beat more slowly and with less force Beta Blockers
Used as an IV drip for those patients experiencing a hypertensive crisis Alpha With Bet Blockers
Interrupts the movement of calcium into the cells of the heart and blood vessels C Channel Blocker
Some affect the liver, some work in the intestines and some interrupt the formation of cholesterol from circulating in the blood Cholesterol Lowering
Increases the force of the heart's contractions, which can be beneficial in heart failure and for irregular heartbeats Digitalis Prep
Causes the body to rid itself of excess fluids and sodium through urination Diuretics
Relaxes blood vessels and increases the supply of blood and oxygen to the heart while reducing its workload Vasodilators

Blood and Lymphatic System Bingo Cards

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anastomosis
aneurysm
angina pectoris
angiocardiography
angiogram
angioma
angioplasty
angiostenosis
arrhythmia
arterial
arteriosclerosis
arteritis
artificial pacemaker
atheroma
atherosclerosis
atrioventricular (AV)
auscultation
biscupid
bradycardia
bruit
cardiac
cardiac arrest
cardiologist
cardiology
cardiomegaly
cardiomyopathy (CMP)
cardiopulmonary
cardiotonic
cardiovascular (CV)
cardioversion
cholesterol (chol)
circulation
claudication
constriction
coronary heart disease (CHD)
cyanosis
defibrillator
diastole
dysrhythmia
echocardiography (ECHO)
electrocardiograph (ECG, EKG)
embolism
endarterectomy
endocarditis
endocardium
fibrillation
flutter
heart failure (HF)
heart-lung transplant
heart transplant
hemangioma
hemodynamic
hyperlipidemia
hypertension (HTN)
hypotension
infarction
ischemia
lipoprotein
mitral stenosis (MS)
mitral valve prolapse (MVP)
murmur
myocardial
myocardial infarction (MI)
myocarditis
occlusion
oximetry
oxygen
palpitation
pericardial
pericardiocentesis
pericarditis
phlebitis
phlebotomy
Raynaud phenomenon
rheumatic heart disease
semilunar
septum
shock
sinoatrial (SA)
sphygmomanometer
spider veins
stent
stethoscope
systole
tachycardia
telangiectasis
thrombophlebitis
thrombosis
tricuspid
triglyceride
valve replacement surgery
valvuloplasty
varicose veins
vasoconstrictive
vasodilator
vasospasm
venipuncture
ventricular

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Cardiology Terminoloy Crossword

Type
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Description

Term meaning pertaining to between ventricles Interventricular
Term meaning ruptured heart cardiorrhexis
term meaning abnormally fast heart rate tachycardia
blockage of a blood vessel or other hollow structure occlusion
Term for an enlarged heart cardiomegaly
disease of the heart muscle cardiomyopathy
study of the heart cardiology
the smallest artery arteriole
abnormally slow heart rate bradycardia
abnormally fast heart beat tachycardia

Cardiovascular System Crossword

Type
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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

Top 50 Meds Crossword

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Subcutaneous anticoagulant given in the abdomen Heparin
Long acting insulin Lantus
Beta-blocker Tenormin
Antihistamine used for seasonal allergies Claritan
Anti-Parkinson med Sinemet
NSAID Ibuprofen
Rescue inhaler Albuterol
Used in the initial treatment of MI Nitroglycerin
ACE inhibitor Lisinopril
Check apical heart rate for 1 full minute before administration Lanoxin
Proton pump inhibitor Nexium
Antiemetic Zofran
Sedating antihistamine Benadryl
Decongestant Sudafed
Combination of 2 types of pain meds-hydrocodone and acetaminophen Norco
Used for BPH Flomax
Sulfonamide antibiotic Bactrim
Used to lower cholesterol Lipitor
Thyroid supplement Synthroid
Bulk forming laxative Metamucil
"Pain patch" Duragesic
Therapeutic INR 2-3 Coumadin
Max Dose in 24 hours is 3-4Grams Acetaminophen
Med used for glucose control in type II diabetics Metformin
Mainly used for nerve pain Neurontin
Often used for anxiety, but can also be used to stop seizure activity Ativan
Muscle relaxant Flexeril
Used for candida albicans Diflucan

Reproductive System Word Search

Type
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Description

Endometrium
Placenta
Urethra
Seminal Vesicles
Gametes
Fetus
Embryo
Zygote
Hormones
Vasectomy
Condom
Progesterone
Vagina
Cervix
Oviduct
Uterus
Fallopian tubes
Estrogen
Oocyte
Overies
Sperm
Semen
Penis
Prostate gland
Ductus Deferen
Testosterone
Testis

Medical Assistant Week Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Hatten
Taylor
Strome
Wolf
Cochlear
Hearing Loss
Appointment
Antoinette
Cynthia
Foluade
Lisa
Cholesteatoma
Acoustic Neuroma
Tumor
Thyroid
Sleep Apnea
Sinusitis
Surgery
Tonsils
Neck
Head
Cancer
Tinnitus
Otorhinolaryngology

vital signs Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

You must use a stehoscope to measure this pulse apical
absence of breathing apnea
pulse below 60 bradycardia
pulse located on side of the neck carotid
difficult breathing dyspnea
pulse located at top of foot dorsalispedis
pulse located behind the knee popliteal
breathing in inhalation
breathing out exhalation
top number of blood pressure systolic
bottom number of blood pressure diastolic
120/80 is a normal ______ bloodpressure
98.6 is the normal average __________________ temperature
You use this to listen to your heart stethoscope
Pulse located beside wrist radial
60-100 is normal average adult ___________ pulse

Pathology Crossword

Type
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Description

additive: abnormal collection of fluid in ventricle of brain hydrocephalus
destructive: extreme weight loss anorexia
additive: dilation of bronchi which cause tissue thickening bronchiectasis
additive: increases thickness of the heart muscle cardiomegaly
additive: heart cannot pump blood and enlarges CHF
addtivie: fluid collects in lungs pulmonary edema
destructive: hyperaerated lungs emphysema
destructive: air/feces trapped in bowel bowel obstruction
additive: localized collection of pus abscess
additive: swelling edema
additive: collapse of all or part of the lung atelectasis
destructive: wasting away of body tissue atrophy
destructive: air in the pleural cavity pneumothorax
destructive: cancer of bone marrow decreasing bone density multiple myeloma
destructive: loss of bone density osteoporosis
destructive: softening of bone osteomalacia
additive: abnormal new growth of tissue tumor
additive: abnormal collection of fluid in pleural space of lung pleural effusion
additive: fluid in the alveoli pneumonia
additive: abnormal fluid in the peritoneal cavity ascites
additive: thickening of bone in late stage pagets disease
destructive: thinning of bone in early phase Pagets disease
additive: increase in bone at the joints osteoarthritis