Quiz: Do You Know the Meaning of These 22 Medical Terms? 90% Fail

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 Jun 19, 2018
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Intubation
A term that defines saving someone's life
When someone is drunk
The insertion of a tube to allow a bag or machine to breathe for a patient
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Crash Cart
Surgery of a person's legs
A trolley of sweets
A cart that has medical equipment to use in emergency resuscitations
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Scalpel
A surgical specialty
A hat for surgeons
A small and extremely sharp knife for surgery
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Code Pink
Hospital code for an infant/child abduction
Hospital code for Bailey tripping over
Hospital code for a bomb
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OCD
Owen-Cristina-Derek
Outstanding Critical Development
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
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Neonate
A new discovery in medicine
10 days after a heart transplant
Infants in the first 28 days of birth. Also premature infants.
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John/Jane Doe
Used to describe a patient whose identity is unknown
Universally known name for a deaf person
A name for someone's organs
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ICU
Innocent's Critical Unit
Infection Circulatory Urine
Intensive Care Unit
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Attending
A doctor who has completed residency and practices medicine
Low blood pressure
A patient's visitor
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DNR
Do Not Rollover
Do Not Run
Do Not Resuscitate
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Epidural
When a baby cries
Anesthesia for any particular region of the body
A growth hormone
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E.R.
Estimate The Time
Meredith's favorite show
Emergency Room
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Hypothermia
Drop in body's core temperature, usually from exposure to cold air or water
High blood pressure
A blood clot
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Organ Harvest
Buying organs for the hospital's animals
A surgical procedure where major organs are removed from a donor
Growing organs in cows for human usage
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UTI
Upchuck Tuna Illusion
Urinary Tract Infection
Umbrella Tube Infection
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MRI
A growing tumor
Imaging technique that helps visualize the structure/function of the body
A type of hormone
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Code Black
Hospital code for a cute dog in the building
Hospital code for a bomb in the hospital
Hospital code for a dying patient
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Stethoscope
Instrument to listen to heartbeat
Instrument to check temperature
Instrument to look inside mouth
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Hemorrhage
Bleeding
Painful blisters
Allergic reaction
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Benign
Fatal
Serious
Non deadly
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Infertility
Inability to reproduce
Inability to stay awake
Inability to possess normal emotions
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Amnesia
Memory loss
Inability to sleep
Increased appetite
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