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An increased numbers of leukocytes is an indication of

Pyuria

An increased in the production of urine

Polyuria

Checking for ___ is evaluating cloudiness or clarity

Turbidity

If you find bacteria in a sample, you should also be looking for ___

White blood cells

Urine that can not be brought in or examined right away should be kept in the ___

Refrigerator

Calcium oxolate crystals in urine may indicate ___ (stones)

Urolithaisis

Dogs and cats that are going to have a catheter placed should be in ___ recumbancy

Sternal

What test provides an indication of kidney functions?

Specific Gravity

Non-blood fluid samples, such as urine, are collected in a ___ tube

Red top

The urine collection method that produces the most sterile sample is ___

Cystocentesis

A urine sample collected via cystocentesis will not have any ___

Squamous Epithelial cells

Which type of dogs is prone to excrete ___

Uricacid

Urinary catheters placement is a ___ procedure

Sterile

Which common Crystal resembles a coffin lid and appears in acidic urine?

Struvite

If you want to be able to see ___ under the microscope, you need to ___ the light intensity

Cast & decrease

An increase in the frequency of urination

Pollakiuria

The pH of herbivore urine is ___ than 7

Greater

Crystals can form in urine due to ___, abnormal ___, or excess ___

Dehydration, pH, or minerals

When looking at urine the microscope, what do you record about both casts and crystals? ___ & ___

Type & count

When viewing urine under the microscope, lowering the condenser and partially closing the iris diaphragm will improve the

Contrast

Urine is ___ to improve the visual aspect of the cellular matter

Stained

Calcium oxalate crystals in urine may indicate ___ poisoning

Ethylene glycol

Cats will commonly have an elevated ___ level at the vet

Glucose

When performing a urinalysis the urine must be at ____ temperature

Room

On Gross exam, urine should be checked for ___, volume, ___, and clarity

Odor & Color

The urine color that is most frequently associated with low specific gravity and oliguria is ___

Deep Amber