Quiz: You'll Only Know These 22 Medical Words If You Watch Grey's

How well do you know these medical terms?

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 Aug 30, 2018
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Question: 1/22What does this mean?


Appy (Appendectomy)
The surgical removal of the appendix
An autopsy of the brain
What happens during cardiac arrest

Question: 2/22What does this mean?


Code Black
Hospital code for a dying patient
Hospital code for a cute dog in the building
Hospital code for a bomb in the hospital

Question: 3/22What does this mean?


MRI (Magnetic resonance imaging)
A growing tumor
Imaging technique that helps visualize the structure/function of the body
A type of hormone

Question: 4/22What does this mean?


UTI
Upchuck Tuna Illusion
Urinary Tract Infection
Umbrella Tube Infection

Question: 5/22What does this mean?


Whipple (Pancreaticoduodenectomy)
An operation to treat pancreatic cancer
A bleeding Gallbladder
A term for any pancreatic problem

Question: 6/22What does this mean?


U&Es (U's and E's)
Upsetting and Energetic
Under and Exit
Urea and Electrolytes

Question: 7/22What does this mean?


Organ Harvest
A surgical procedure where major organs are removed from a donor
Buying organs for the hospital's animals
Growing organs in cows for human usage

Question: 8/22What does this mean?


Hypothermia
High blood pressure
Drop in body's core temperature, usually from exposure to cold air or water
A blood clot

Question: 9/22What does this mean?


E.R
Estimate The Time
Meredith's favorite show
Emergency Room

Question: 10/22What does this mean?


Epidural
When a baby cries
A growth hormone
Anesthesia for any particular region of the body

Question: 11/22What does this mean?


DNR
Do Not Run
Do Not Resuscitate
Do Not Rollover

Question: 12/22What does this mean?


Code Pink
Hospital code for a bomb
Hospital code for Bailey tripping over
Hospital code for an infant/child abduction

Question: 13/22What does this mean?


Attending
Low blood pressure
A doctor who has completed residency and practices medicine
A patient's visitor

Question: 14/22What does this mean?


ICU
Innocent's Critical Unit
Infection Circulatory Urine
Intensive Care Unit

Question: 15/22What does this mean?


John/Jane Doe
Used to describe a patient whose identity is unknown
A name for someone's organs
Universally known name for a deaf person

Question: 16/22What does this mean?


Neonate
10 days after a heart transplant
A new discovery in medicine
Infants in the first 28 days of birth. Also premature infants.

Question: 17/22What does this mean?


OCD
Owen-Cristina-Derek
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
Outstanding Critical Development

Question: 18/22What does this mean?


Scalpel
A surgical specialty
A hat for surgeons
A small and extremely sharp knife for surgery

Question: 19/22What does this mean?


Syphilis
A sexually transmitted infection
A type of drink used during surguries
A brain tumor

Question: 20/22What does this mean?


Tachycardia
A type of brain scan
A abnormally high heart rate
An accident during surgery

Question: 21/22What does this mean?


Crash Cart
A cart that has medical equipment to use in emergency resuscitations
Surgery of a person's legs
A trolley of sweets

Question: 22/22What does this mean?


Intubation
The insertion of a tube to allow a bag or machine to breathe for a patient
A term that defines saving someone's life
When someone is drunk
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