This phlebotomy practice exam will test you on concepts you’ll need to know to pass the AMCA national phlebotomy exam.
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Which of the following is not a phlebotomist’s duty?
- Starting intravenous (IV) lines
A national organization that sets standards for phlebotomy procedures is the:
Which type of contact infection transmission involves transfer of an infective microbe to the mucous membranes of a susceptible individual by means of a cough or sneeze?
Which of the following is a test of the respiratory system?
The receiving chambers of the heart are the:
An individual’s blood type is determined by the presence or absence of a certain type of
- Antigen present on the red blood cells
Which of the following veins is not an antecubital vein?
Which needle gauge has the largest lumen?
Which government agency regulates the quality of gloves worn when performing phlebotomy procedures?
The tests performed in the following department are collected in a tube with a light blue stopper:
Never leave a tourniquet on for more than
- 1 minute
You must draw a protime specimen from a patient with IVs in both arms. Which of the following is the best thing to do? Draw the specimen:
- Below an IV
What is PKU?
- A hereditary inability to metabolize phenylalanine
Which test requires strict skin antisepsis procedures before specimen collection?
- Blood culture
Which of the following tests may require special “chain of custody” documentation when collected?
- Drug screen
The hormone detected in positive urine pregnancy tests is:
When performing the Allen test, which artery is released first?
Which fluid is obtained by lumbar puncture?
A urine C & S is typically ordered to detect:
- Presence of UTI
Which statement describes proper centrifuge operation?
- Place tubes of equal size and volume opposite one another
#1 Which statement describes proper centrifuge operation?
Place tubes of equal size and volume opposite one another is correct
This is a practice test based on a past American Medical Certification Association study guide linked below. Use this test for entertainment only.
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