Phlebotomy Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

substance that prevents the blood from coagulating or clotting
any substance added to a blood collection tube.
Tubes containing anticoagulants yield
Anticoagulated whole blood specimens separated by centrifuge yield
Whole blood specimens allowed to clot and then centrifuged yield
SPS, Microbiology, Whole Blood
Na Citrate, Coagulation, Plasma
None, Chemistry Blood Bank, Serum
None, Chemistry, Serum
Li Heparin, Chemistry, Plasma
Na Heparin, Chemistry, Plasma
K EDTA, Hematology, Whole Blood
K Oxalate & Na Fluoride, Chemistry, Plasma

Unit 3 Crossword

Unit 3 Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

The stopper color for the tube used in coagulation studies.
Pink top tubes are primarily used for
The use of gloves during phlebotomy is mandated by
The slanted tip of the needle
This substance is an anticoagulant
12 hour fast is required for testing this
The thinnest area of a blood smear, where the testing is actually done
Reference values are higher for this test in capillary specimens
medical term for fainting
Tube used for most serum specimens
Complication of a heel puncture that is too deep
Is acceptable to drink when fasting for labwork
Sharp pointed device use for finger and heel sticks
The composition of capillary blood more closely resembles _______ blood
Medical term for heel bone
Color tube used for glucose tests
Color tube that contains heparin
Color tube used for CBC's
The anticoagulant in a lavender top tube
the blood automatically fills the tubes because of a pre-measured
The specimen from an unclotted tube after being spun in the centrifuge. (Contains and anticoagulant)
Part of the syringe that shows measurements in cc or ml
To examine by touch or feel is to

Tubes and additives Word Search

Tubes and additives Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

buffered sodium citrate
serum separator gel
potassium oxalate
sodium fluoride
lithium heparin
sodium heparin
clot activator
sodium citrate
light green
royal blue
light blue
plain red
lavender
sterile
yellow
black
gray
gold
EDTA
tan
ACD
SPS

Introduction to Phlebotomy Crossword

Introduction to Phlebotomy Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

sodium citrate
non additive
acd and sps
lithium heparin and pst
sodium and lithium heparin
edta
potassuim oxalate/ sodium flouride
the most common vein
the 2nd common vein to draw from
the 3rd vein of choice
clot activator/ sst

Clinical Laboratory Wordsearch

Clinical Laboratory Wordsearch
Type
Word Search
Description

emergencydepartment
quality assurance
anticoagulant
blood culture
phlebotomist
venipuncture
microtainer
blood bank
gram stain
centrifuge
butterfly
teamwork
specimen
results
freezer
aliquot
patient
courier
sendout
pipette
reagent
labcoat
gloves
plasma
serum
EDTA
test

Common Medical Laboratory Terms Word Search

Common Medical Laboratory Terms Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

ANTICOAGULANT
CONTAMINATION
STOOL SAMPLE
URINE SAMPLE
COTTON BALL
BLOOD BANK
CENTRIFUGE
HEMATOLOGY
TOURNIQUET
BUTTERFLY
CHEMISTRY
COAGULATE
HEMOLYZED
ALCOHOL
ALIQUOT
BANDAID
CULTURE
PIPETTE
REAGENT
SYRINGE
NEEDLE
ORDERS
PLASMA
RESULT
VENOUS
BLOOD
COBAN
MICRO
SERUM
STAIN
TUBES
STAT
VEIN
CBC
CMP
TSH
WBC

Phlebotomy Worksheet

Phlebotomy Worksheet
Type
Matching Worksheet
Description

Blood culture tubes, no inversions, can be done to r/o infections
Coagulation tubes, 4 inversions additive Sodium Citrate
Often used in blood bank(cross match) immunology and seriology
used for PT PTT has Heparin additive
Has EDTA additive, 8 inversions, used for CBC, WBC, RBC
This is used to preserve glucose in whole blood, also for special chemistry tests
Red blood cells per microliter of blood
Heel sticks performed on
The 2 hr postprandial test is used for
Prandial
found in capillaries
normal range for insulin testing
hypoglycemia
Normal hemoglobin for female
normal hemoglobin for males
Normal fasting glucose level
normal hematocrit in males
Lab testing conducted close to the site of patient care
Good cholesterol
Normal total cholesterol

Order Of Draw Word Search

Order Of Draw  Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

Capillary Tubes
SODIUM CITRATE
SODIUM FLORIDE
MICROBIOLOGY
HEMATOLOGY
ANAEROBIC
CHEMISTRY
Glucose
AEROBIC
HEPARIN
PLASMA
SERUM
EDTA
PST
SPS
SST

Phlebotomy Crossword

Phlebotomy Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Universal Precautions are regulated by
Potential error from filling tubes in the wrong order
How often should glucose monitors have QC checks
Why would a collection tube loose vacuum
Type of safety inspection performed on equipment maintenance logs
Complication from removing the needle before the tourniquet
What is present in a urinalysis sample to indicate infection
Complication from underfilling a Gray tube
Position for CPR
Primary function of RBC's --transport...
Puncture of bone for a heel stick can cause
The anticoagulant found in the Lavender tube
Type of tube to use for Blood Cultures
Antiseptic agent used to clean the site for a Blood Culture
When calculating blood volume, you need to know the pts.
Tube color used for blood typing
Term for using sense of touch to locate a vein
Lab Dept. that tests cholesterol, glucose, triglycerides, and proteins

Know the Draw! Crossword

Know the Draw! Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Name the additive in the light blue evacuated tube.
This tube contains EDTA, requires 8-10 inversion, and is delivered to the hematology department.
Name the department of the lab to which the sodium citrate containing tube is delivered.
This tube does not contain an additive and is delivered to the immunohematology department.
This tube comes fourth in the order of draw and requires 5 inversions. Blood drawn in this tube can be used for lipid panels.
The pink tube is sent to which laboratory department? (where type and cross matches take place). blood
This tube contains both potassium oxalate and sodium fluoride. It is used for lactic acid testing.
The tan tube tests for the presence of lead in a patient’s blood. What additive does it contain?
The royal blood tube contains EDTA and is delivered to the chemistry department. Name the test associated with the tube. trace
Which tube contains thrombin and is used for STAT serum testing?
The lavender EDTA containing tube is delivered to which department of the lab?
The light green tube contains thixotropic gel and which additive?
How many inversions are required for the light blue tube? Three to
The no additive containing red tube is inverted how many times?
Which additive acts as a coagulation accelerator?
This tube contains sodium, lithium, and ammonium heparin.
Blood cultures are considered ___ and must be drawn first.
Blood cultures are delivered to which department of the laboratory?
This tube comes first in the order of draw if sterile blood culture bottles aren’t required. Light
The green tube tests for?
The green, tan, and gray tubes are all delivered to which department?
How many inversions are required for gold and green topped tubes?
The gray tube is ___ in the order of draw?

Phlebotomy Crossword

Phlebotomy  Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Small Veins that Join Capillaries
If i have a green top tube and dont centrafuse it what do i get?
What is Sterile, light blue, red, gold, light green, dark green,lavender,gray
A thin, fluid-filled sac surrounding the heart
What prevents blood from floewing back into the ventricles ?
What is arterial pressure during relaxation of ventricals?
If i have red top tube and centrafuse it what do i get?
What Department do we send a light blue top tube?
the number 1 test to run on a lavender top tube
Where do you send a sterile tube?
If you have a tube with an additive and centrafuse it what will you get?
Ability of blood to form and dissolve clots
A subatance that prevents blood from clotting
The blood clotting process
An under filled or partially filled tube
Plasma separator tube
No subtance added to tube
The breakdown or metabolism of glucose by blood cells
A substance that enhances the coagulation process
What additive is in a lavender top tube