CMA Laboratory 3 Question Preview (ID: 541)

Medical Assistant Laboratory CMA Review.

A zone of inhibition around the bacitracin disk on agar indicates the presence of ______?
a) Streptococcus pyogenes (Group A strep)
b) Streptococcus pneumoniae
c) Staphylococcus aureus
d) Neisseria gonorrhoeae

The liquid portion of coagulated blood
a) serum
b) plasma
c) both serum and plasma
d) neither serum or plasma

Which substance would be found in normal urine?
a) urochrome
b) leukocytes
c) erythrocytes
d) nitrates

Renal calculi are most often asociated with ___________?
a) hypocalcemia
b) hypercalcemia
c) hypokalemia
d) hyperkalemia

The casts usually found in healthy people
a) hyaline casts
b) waxy casts
c) renal epithelial casts
d) white blood cell casts

Microorganism that may have the presence of budding and/or hyphae
a) Candida albicans
b) Giardia lamblia
c) Treponema pallidum
d) Chlamydia trachomatis

The drug that would increase a patient's prothrombin time (PT)
a) coumadin
b) heparin
c) lidocaine
d) digoxin

A product of fat metabolism that is oxidized by the muscles often found in urine
a) ketones
b) protein
c) urobilinogen
d) bilirubin

Which color tube is used for coagulation studies
a) light blue
b) green
c) purple/lavender
d) yellow

Which of the following tests should not be done by the capillary puncture method?
a) blood cultures
b) glucose
c) CBC
d) cholesterol

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