Which test can be used to detect hemolytic anemia?
Hypocupremia is seen in
Answer: inhibits DNA synthesis by acting as a ribonucleotide reductase inhibitor
Both vitamin B12 AND iron have drug interactions with which of the following drugs?
Vitamin B12 and folic have the similar adverse effects, but what separates one form the other?
Answer: No neurological symptoms in folic acid
There are 3 classifications of Anemia. What are they?
Answer: In adequate production of Hb
Laboratory Studies: Red Cell Indices: Evaluation of RBC saturation with Hb. 32-36%
Laboratory Studies: Red Cell Indices: Measurement of average weight of Hb/RBC. 27-33 pg
Laboratory Studies: Red Cell Indices: Determination of relative size of RBC. 82-98 fl
The best source of active bone marrow from a 20-year old would be:
Answer: Iliac Crest (hip)
What is the major metabolically available storage form of iron in the body?
Total RBC for men?
Total RBC count for Women is?
When the entire CBC is suppressed due to either anemia, infection, or hemorrhage is called?
Causes spurious decrease in MCV
Which anemia is classified as not being able to use iron properly to synthesize hemoglobin because of a inherited cause.
Answer: hypochromic anemia
This fatal disorder results from clot/thrombus formation in the blood ciruclation
Patients that are sensitive to aspirin can take:
What is the life span of RBC
This drug can potentiate the effect of prostacyclins to antagonize platelet stickiness and therefore decreases platelet adhesion to thrombogenic surfaces.