Doctor Speak: Do You Know These 22 Medical Terms?

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 May 06, 2020

1 of 22Choose one!

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

2 of 22Choose one!

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

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?
Fast heartbeat
Slow heartbeat

5 of 22Choose one!

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

6 of 22Choose one!

An embolism in the brain means there is a:
Tumor
Lump
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?
Not so much...
YES.

9 of 22Choose one!

Renal is related to the:
Lungs
Kidneys
Heart

10 of 22Choose one!

Sutures are also known as:
Injections
Bruises
Stitches

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.
Parkinson's
Vertigo
Migraine

13 of 22Choose one!

What are extremities?
Knuckles
Lymph nodes
Hands and feet

14 of 22Choose one!

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

15 of 22Choose one!

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

16 of 22Choose one!

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

17 of 22Choose one!

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

18 of 22Choose one!

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

19 of 22Choose one!

Anterior refers to the:
Front of the body
Side of the body
Back 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?
Lesion
Biopsy
Edema

22 of 22Choose one!

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease is medical speak for:
Heartburn
Migraine
Diarrhea
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