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Pathophysiology Ch.11/Ch.12

question Stressors (work-life balance, constant availability, abuse, trauma, loss of job, illness, etc) Depends on the individual’s age, health, stressor, genetics, social support, etc Perception of stress Some researchers feel that acute stress is immunoenhancing and chronic stress is immunosuppressive answer Physiologic stress question Dr. Selye termed the _________ as the general adaption syndrome answer […]

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Pathophysiology – chapter 4 and 5

question cancer answer also known as malignancy question cancer answer this is the leading cause of death worldwide question lung cancer answer this is the leading type of cancer to affect people worldwide question 9 million answer deaths from cancer worldwide are projected to continue to rise with an estimated _____ death are projected in […]

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Pathophysiology Chapter 9

question The primary function(s) of the pulmonary system is(are) answer ventilation and respiration. question The maintenance of the acid-base balance of the blood is linked to the function of answer the lungs and the kidneys. question The common cold is a group of minor illnesses caused by answer almost 200 viruses or from mycoplasma. question […]

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Pathophysiology Chapters 4&5

question What is the leading cause of cancer mortality worldwide? answer lung cancer question Smoking and chewing tobacco are the leading causes of ____ cancer. answer head and neck question Exposure to asbestos increases the risk for cancer of the membranes of many internal organs and is commonly known as ____. answer mesothelioma question Surgical […]

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Pathophysiology of Cancer

question What is cancer? answer disease process that begins when a cell is transformed by genetic mutations of the cellular DNA. They can result from inherited or acquired mutations that lead to abnormal cell behavior. The genetically altered cell forms a clone and begins to proliferate abnormally and evades normal growth regulating processes or signals […]

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Pathophysiology – Liver Tumors & Gallbladder

question Benign Tumors answer Hemangioma Hepatic Cysts Hepatocellular Adenoma Focal nodular Hyperplasia Hepatobiliary Cystadenoma question Malignant Tumors answer Metastatic carcinoma Hepatocellular Carcinoma Cholangiocarcinoma Fibrolamellar Carcinoma Angiosarcoma, Lymphoma question Benign Tumors car arise from answer any cell in the liver question Cells that are common to forming tumors answer hepatocytes biliary tract blood vessels question Sonographical […]

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"Building a Better Vocabulary"- Some words that express Annoyance and Disgust

Gadfly (n.) 1. A persistently annoying person who questions, critiques, and pesters. 2. An insect that annoys livestock by biting and sucking their blood. Querulous (adj.) Full of complaints; complaining in an annoyed way [Used to describe a person or his or her manner or actions] Peevish (adj.) irritable; easily annoyed, especially by unimportant things […]

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GRE Advanced

cacophony loud confusing disagreeable sounds chicanery the use of tricks to deceive someone (usually to extract money from them) opprobrium a state of extreme dishonor desiccate lose water or moisture inchoate in an initial stage; not fully formed anachronistic chronologically misplaced iconoclastic characterized by attack on established beliefs or institutions approbation official recognition or approval […]

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Preamble to the Constitution: Vocabulary Lesson

form create Union Nation Justice Fairness Tranquility Peace defence Protection Welfare Well-being Liberty Freedom Posterity Descendants ordain enact Constitution Law

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Academic Vocabulary List 15- Definitions AA Reading- BYU ELC (AVL0351-0375)

trend noun: a general direction of change; something that is currently popular or fashionable exchange noun: an occurrence in which people give things of similar value to each other percentage noun: a number or rate that is expressed as a certain portion of something divided into 100 parts; a part of a whole objective noun: […]

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Synonym Vocabulary

Adequate suitable, sufficient, satisfactory, enough, ample Fickle changeable, capricious, erratic, whimsical Humility modesty, humbleness Loathe Hate, detest, scorn,disdain Flamboyant showy,flashy,ostentatious Versatile Resourceful, ingenious, talented Torrid Hot,scorching, burning, broiling Vicious Cruel, ferocious, fierce, violent Opponent adversary, foe, antagonist, competitor Serene tranquil, pleasant, peaceful, composed

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Adjectives To Expand Your Vocabulary

Allusive having reference to something implied or inferred Bilious (adj) peevish or irritable; sickeningly unpleasant Bombastic pompous; using inflated language; Cantankerous Contrary; disagreeable; quarrelsome; stubborn Caustic Corrosive, harsh, stinging Colloquial Characteristic of informal spoken language or conversation Complacent Satisfied with a situation that should be changed or improved Contemptuous Lacking respect; scornful Contentious argumentative; quarrelsome; […]

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Kaplan GRE Vocabulary

Abase to humble; disgrace Abate to reduce in amount, degree, or severity Abdicate to give up a position, right, or power Aberrant deviating from what is normal or expected Abeyance temporary suppression or suspension Abjure to reject; abandon formally Abscond to leave secretly Abstemious moderate in appetite Accretion a growth in size; increase in amount […]

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Quality Core Vocabulary List- Biology

Active transport Enery-requiring process that moves material across a cell membrane against a concentration difference Adaptation Inherited characteristic that increases an organisms chance for survival Amino acid Compound with an amino group on one end and a carboxyl group on the other end Anaerobic Process that does not require oxygen Aerobic Process that requires oxygen […]

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Life Is Choices Crossword Puzzle Vocabulary

Culture a way of thinking, behaving, or working that exists in a place or organization. Slavery opposite of self control. Rebel rejecting the world’s vision for your life. Choices the opportunity or power to choose between two or more possiblities. Holiness having a divine quality, being perfectly good. Character the way you think, feel, act. […]

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Vocabulary Activity 4-3 Social Development

It fulfills the need for closeness Clique Symptoms include binge eating and purging Bulimia Nervosa Peer groups are held together by _____. Conformity Symptoms include a refusal to eat. Anorexia Nervosa People suffering from _____ have a distorted body image. Anorexia Nervosa Discomfort with dressing differently than the group you belong to often is an […]

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Biology visual vocabulary

Homeostasis process of maintaining a stable environment inside a cell or an entire organism taxonomy largest and most inclusive taxon in the original classification system Producer organism that makes its own food Consumer organism than sets food by consuming other organisms prokaryote single cell organism that lacks a nucleus eukaryote organism that has cells containing […]

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English Vocabulary List 1

approbation the expression of approval; praise. (n) assuage to make easier or milder, relieve; to quiet, calm; to put an end to, appease, satisfy, quench. (v) coalition a combination, union, or merger for some specific reason. (n) decadence a condition or period of decline or decay; excessive self indulgence. (n) elicit to educe or extract […]

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Hatchet Ch. 9-14 Vocabulary Context Clues

gratified Brian was very ____________ to see the fire finally get going good. Now all he had to do was find something to cook over it flammable Brian started plucking off bits of bark to start his fire with because they seemed to be _______________. kindling Brian had to find some ______________ to help him […]

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Vocabulary Frayer Model

enjambment (noun.) continuation of a sentence from one line or couplet of a poem to the next that so that closely related words fall on different lines. While reading the sonnet, the second stanza includes closely related words that fell into different lines, which are called enjambment. Synonym – Prosody end-stopped line (adjective.) poetic device […]

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AP English Language and Composition Vocabulary "Hit Parade"

Cogent convincing, reasonable Didactic intended to instruct Discourse verbal expression or exchange; conversation Lucid easily flowing Rhetoric the art of using language effectively and pervasively Arbiter a judge who decides a disputed issue Exculpate to free from guilt or blame Incontrovertible not able to be denied or disputed Vindicated freed from blame Imperious arrogantly domineering […]

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