# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Medical Laboratory Technology II Task 1533886545

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Interpret basic medical laboratory terminology related to hemostasis/coagulation.


Interpretation should include terminology such as
  • adhesion
  • fibrinogen
  • prothrombin
  • plasminogen
  • ionized calcium
  • hemorrhage
  • petechiae
  • anticoagulant (e.g., Coumadin).

Process/Skill Questions

  • Which clotting factor is absent in hemophilia?
  • What is the function of plasmin?

Related Standards of Learning



The student will apply knowledge of word origins, derivations, and figurative language to extend vocabulary development in authentic texts.
  1. Use structural analysis of roots, affixes, synonyms, and antonyms, to understand complex words.
  2. Use context, structure, and connotations to determine meanings of words and phrases.
  3. Discriminate between connotative and denotative meanings and interpret the connotation.
  4. Explain the meaning of common idioms, and literary and classical allusions in text.
  5. Extend general and cross-curricular vocabulary through speaking, listening, reading, and writing.

Other Related Standards

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Medical Terminology


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Biomedical Laboratory Science


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