Type
Word Search
Description

aptt
bleeding time
chromosome
Factor eight
Factor eight concentrate
gram stain
hematocrit
hematoma
hemoglobin
hemophilia A
moderate
synovial fluid
xray

Blood Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Another name for formed elements Hematocrit
Clear yellowish portion of whole blood plasma
Involved in stopping blood flow from a wound platelets
The study of blood hematology
Molecule important to transporting oxygen hemoglobin
Prime function of this cell is to carry oxygen to all parts of the body RBC
The blood cell can leave the circulatory system WBC
When two blood types can be safely mixed compatible
a type of granular leukocyte basophil
the process of stopping the loss of blood hemostasis
disease where bleeding can be difficult to stop hemophilia
blood disease that the woman in the film Blood was diagnosed with sicklecellanemia
blood disease caused by a pathogen malaria
a type of agranulocyte monocyte
substances that can trigger a protective defense mechanism antigen
Type of blood that contains both anti-A and anti-B antigens O
Type of blood that contains neither anti-A or anti-B antigens AB
red blood cell formation erythropoiesis
an immature rbc reticulocyte
this allows a rbc to fit into and go thru very tight spaces flexibility
The state of low oxygen levels in tissues is referred to as hypoxia
What type of cell is responsible for most types of blood cell production stemcells

Body Fluid Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Tube number usually used for cell counts as it's less likely to be contaminated by peripheral RBCs THREE
Equipment used to concentrate cells without disrupting appearance, usually using albumin CYTOCENTRIFUGE
Improved counting chamber used to count cells NEUBAUER
In CSF, normally about 65% of plasma value GLUCOSE
Red cell diluent SALINE
Infection type implicated on finding a predominance of neutrophils in CSS BACTERIAL
Two-word method for direct antigen testing of CSF LATEXAGGLUTINATION
Chemistry analyte present in higher levels in CSF with blood-brain compromise PROTEIN
Not polynuclear MONONUCLEAR
Hemorrhage evidenced by pathologically even color in all CSF collection tubes. SUBARACHNOID
Rippled red cell edges, usually not reported CRENATED
Two-word non-pathogenic procedural cause of red cells in CSF. TRAUMATICTAP
Microbiology stain used to characterize bacteria. GRAM
Counting cell types to determine relative percentages. DIFFERENTIAL
"Extra" CSF protein electrophoresis fraction not seen in serum PREALBUMIN
Three word White cell diluent that destroys red cells and enhances white cell characteristics. GLACIALACETICACID
Colored CSF appearance due to hemoglobin liberated from hemolyzed red cell. XANTHOCHROMIC
Whitish CSF appearance, indicating infection, presence of cells, or other conditions. CLOUDY
Fluid used to stain morphologic characteristics of white cells for hematologic identification. WRIGHT
Infection related inflammation of one of the linings of the brain. MENINGITIS

Chapter 19 Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

A red blood cell is called an _______. erythrocyte
Platelets are fragments of this type of mature cell. megakaryocytes
A cell that becomes a red blood cell is called a _______. reticulocyte
White blood cells, unlike red blood cells, do not carry any _____. hemoglobin
A high count of these cells is likely due to a bacterial infection. neutrophils
To combat inflammation, ______ release histamine. basophils
Monocytes differentiate into macrophages, which are either _____ or wandering. fixed
This is an abnormally low level of WBCs caused by radiation, shock, and/or chemotherapy. leukopenia
_______ is the sequence of responses that stops bleeding. hemostasis
Stem cells from the umbilical cord are taken and frozen in a ____-blood transplant. cord
Erythropoietin is released by this organ. kidney
These cells make up about 20-25% of circulating WBCs. lymphocytes
A ______ WBC count is taken to determine specific issues in the body. differential
Basophils normally make up less than ___ percent of circulating WBCs. (spell it out!) one
Eosinophils have large granules that stain an orange-___ color. red
Alveolar macrophages are stationed in the _____. lungs
The percent of blood occupied by RBCs is called the _____. hematocrit
This vein, found in the arm, is typically used for venipuncture. (two words, no spaces) mediancubital
Blood is more _____ than water. viscous
________ stem cells form all blood cells. pluripotent
Type AB blood contains no anti-A or anti-B ______. antibodies
Type O blood is compatible with ___ other blood types. all
______ disease of the newborn involves an Rh- mother and an Rh+ fetus hemolytic
_____-matching is the mixing of a donor's and recipient's blood to test for compatibility. cross
Lysozyme is an enzyme that kills _____. bacteria
A deficiency in clotting factors is called _____. hemophilia
_______ fluid bathes body cells. interstitial
The study of blood is called _____. hematology
These proteins make up most of the proteins in blood plasma. albumins
Two gases transported by blood are oxygen and _________. (two words, no spaces) carbondioxide

Acquired Hemophilia Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Urogenital Bleeding
Acquired Hemophilia
Autoantibodies
Autoimmune
Bleeding
Blood Disorder
Bruising
Clotting
Elderly
Epistaxis
Factor VIII
Hematomas
Hematuria
Immune System
Inherited
Local Bleeding
Lupus
Novoseven RT
Rare Disorder
Rituximab
Sjogren Syndrome

FIRST AID Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

bleeding oozes rather than flows capillary
partial thickness classified as second degree burns
type of shock treated with epinepherine anaphylactic
referred to as syncope fainting
type of injury necessary to flush with water/call EMS chemical burns
bleeding flows more and is darker in color venous
bleeding flows more rapidly/bright red and spurts arterial
estimating body surface burned rule of nines
this condition requires immobilization musculoskeletal
heat related emergency displays moist pale skin, headaches and weakness heat exhaustion
condition that occurs due to exposure to cold hypothermia
shock resulted from hypoglycemia, requires giving sugar insulin
sharp pain in the middle of the chest/pain down left arm myocardial infarction
condition where you lie the patient down and open an airway shock
bandage-injury at the elbow figure eight
bandage-wound to lower leg spiral
fracture to the long bone splint
bandage-injury to finger tubular
shock respiratory-treatment? intubation
shock-cardiogenic/treatment? ivdopamine
shock-septic/treatment? iv norepinephrine
shock-hemorrhagic/treatment? stop bleeding
shock-hypovolemic/treatment? replace fluids
shock-anaphylactic/treatment? epinephrine

Postpartum Hemorrhage Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Atony is the single most common cause of postpartum hemorrhage uterine
The use of the Bakri ballon requires the balloon to be inflated with 500 mL of ? saline
although risk factors are associated with postpartum hemorrhage, a hemorrhage often ______ without warning. often
Estimates of blood loss at delivery are notoriously ______ inaccurate
When measuring blood loss it is important to remember one ______ is equal to one mililiter gram
_____ is often adequate for stimulating uterine involution massage
This type of hemorrhage occurs within 24 hour of delivery primary
Hemorrhage that can occur 24 hours to 6 weeks after delivery secondary
when the uterus turn inside out after birth inversion
Name for a blood clot that forms in tissues, organs or other body parts? hematoma
proteinuria, visual changes and severe headache are s/s of ? preeclampsia
This is a blood test that checks the percent of your blood (called whole blood) that’s made up of red blood cells. Hematocrit
fundal massage and ______ are considered a first line of treatment for postpartum hemorrhage oxytocin
indicated for the treatment of postpartum hemorrhage due to uterine atony which has not responded to conventional methods of management Hemabate

Skeletal System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a dense layer of tissue enveloping bones except at the surface of joints is known as what? Periosteum
Bone Remodeling is also known as ___________ Ossification
a viscous non-newtonian fluid found in synovial joints is known as what? Synovial Fluid
How many bones are in the body? two hundred and six
ligaments connects two ____ Bones
where is the Humerus located? The Forearm
the Vertebrae is a part of what structure in the body? The Spine
The Skull, the Sternum, and Shoulder blades are known as what type of Bone? Flat
What do short bones provide? support
Red Marrow is also known as ___________ Myeloid Tissue
The Hip and the SHoulders are known as what type of joint? Ball and Socket
The Clavicle is a Fancy name for what bone? Collarbone
Phalanges are what? Fingers

PREFIX AND SUFFIX CROSSWORD PUZZLE

Type
Crossword
Description

-CIDAL KILLING
ONE WHO ICIAN
-AC PERTAININGTO
-ALGIA PAIN
REMOVAL APHERESIS
CARBON DIOXIDE CAPNIA
HERNIA CELE
SPERATE CRIT
CELL CYTE
SURGIAL REMOVAL ECTOMY
VOMITING EMESIS
BLOODCONDITION EMIA
BEGINING GENESIS
X-RAY FILM GRAM
-IA ABNORMAL
-IATRY PHYSICIAN
-ICTAL SEIZURE
INFLAMMATION ITIS
LYSIS DESTROY
OSTEO- BONE
CROOKED ANKYL
FLUID LYMPH
ILE- INTESTINE
JOINT ARTHR
PREGNANT GRAVID

Sickle Cell Anemia Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a chronic hereditary blood disease Sickle cell
specialized forms as collagen for supportive tissue, hemoglobin for transport, antibodies for immune defense, and enzymes for metabolism protein
the fluid that circulates in the principal vascular system of human beings and other vertebrates blood
a distinguishing characteristic or quality, especially of one's personal nature trait
the oxygen-carrying pigment of red blood cells that gives them their red color and serves to convey oxygen to the tissues hemoglobin
a disordered or incorrectly functioning organ, part, structure, or system of the body resulting from the effect of genetic or developmental errors, infection, poisons, nutritional deficiency or imbalance, toxicity, or unfavorable environmental factors; illness; sickness; ailment disease
deficiency of the hemoglobin anemia
a person or thing that carries carrier
the basic physical unit of heredity gene
The polypeptide chain of hemoglobin that is designated alpha. alphaglobin
something that introduces, usually unexpectedly, some difficulty, problem, change, etc complication
Minor problem small defect
Father and mother parents
to receive (a genetic character) by the transmission of hereditary factors. inherit

Phlebotomy Word Find Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

hemoglobin
hematoma
benign
autologous
arrhythmia
AUTOMATION
anemia
antecubital
apheresis
aseptic
biohazard
cardiogenic
phlebitis
toxoplasmosis
venipuncture
vasovagal
hypotension
hepatitis
hemolysis
hematocrit
Cytomegalovirus
Coagulation
Centrifugation