1 out of 10
Shock is a circulatory disturbance characterized by
2 out of 10
With regard to acute inflammation which of the following is FALSE
3 out of 10
Which is example of serous inflammation
4 out of 10
A boy (5-year-old) presents with a 2-week history of periorbital edema and swelling of the legs and ankles. Laboratory studies show hypoallbuminemia and proteinuria. The urinary sediment contains no inflammatory cells or red blood cells. Which of the following terms describes this patient's peripheral edema
5 out of 10
During the passage of an intravenous catheter, numerous endothelial cells are dislodged from the lining of the popliteal vein. What substance allows platelet adhesion to the exposed collagen fibers?
6 out of 10
Which of the following plays a role in hemostasis, in preventing expansion of clot:
7 out of 10
A 55-year-old previously healthy woman is hospitalized for pneumonia. On the 10th hospital day she is found to have swelling and tenderness of her right leg, which apparently has developed over the past 48 hours. Raising the leg elicits pain. An ultrasound examination reveals findings suggestive of femoral vein thrombosis. Which of the following conditions is most likely to have Contributed the most to the appearance of these findings?
8 out of 10
The most common seriouss complication of thrombophlebitis involving the lower extremities is:
9 out of 10
A 27-year-old woman has recurrent venous thrombosis and several miscarriages during the past 6 years. Her symptoms are most likely due to deficiency of which of the following substances?
10 out of 10
Disorders that predispose to thrombosis include all of the following EXCEPT: