Doctor Speak: Do You Know These 22 Medical Terms?

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 Mar 29, 2018

1 of 22Choose one!

If a patient has angina, he is experiencing:
Chest pain
Migraine
Brain freeze

2 of 22Choose one!

If you have anemia, what are you low on?
Vitamin C
Sugar
Iron

3 of 22Choose one!

The doctor said the lump was benign. Should you be worried?
Not so much
Definitely yes!

4 of 22Choose one!

What does Bradycardia stand for?
Slow heartbeat
Fast heartbeat

5 of 22Choose one!

Olivia had contusions on her arm. Contusions are medical speak for:
Rashes
Cuts
Bruises

6 of 22Choose one!

An embolism in the brain means there is a:
Lump
Tumor
Blood clot

7 of 22Choose one!

Hypotension is low blood pressure.
True
False

8 of 22Choose one!

If something is malignant, should you be worried?
YES.
Not so much...

9 of 22Choose one!

Renal is related to the:
Lungs
Heart
Kidneys

10 of 22Choose one!

Sutures are also known as:
Injections
Stitches
Bruises

11 of 22Choose one!

Ashley has varicella which is also known as what?
Lupus
AIDS
Chicken pox

12 of 22Choose one!

____ is a condition where you feel dizziness or a whirling motion.
Vertigo
Parkinson's
Migraine

13 of 22Choose one!

What are extremities?
Lymph nodes
Hands and feet
Knuckles

14 of 22Choose one!

Which of the following is NOT an analgesic?
Benadryl
Advil
Tylenol

15 of 22Choose one!

____ pain is characterized by rapid onset or sudden start.
Acute
Bonethrough
Chronic

16 of 22Choose one!

Which of the following refers to high blood pressure?
Hypertension
Hypotension

17 of 22Choose one!

Topical treatment means you must:
Drink the medicine
Inject it through your veins
Apply the medicine on the surface

18 of 22Choose one!

When you give a participant a dummy pill or fake treatment, you are testing the ____ effect.
Placebo
Secondary
Post- Hoc

19 of 22Choose one!

Anterior refers to the:
Back of the body
Side of the body
Front of the body

20 of 22Choose one!

Outpatient means one checks in and checks out on the same day.
True
False

21 of 22Choose one!

Which of the following refers to a wound, sore, cut?
Biopsy
Lesion
Edema

22 of 22Choose one!

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease is medical speak for:
Migraine
Heartburn
Diarrhea
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