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:
Brain freeze
Chest pain
Migraine
2 of 22Choose one!
If you have anemia, what are you low on?
Sugar
Vitamin C
Iron
3 of 22Choose one!
The doctor said the lump was benign. Should you be worried?
Definitely yes!
Not so much
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
Blood clot
Tumor
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
Heart
Kidneys
10 of 22Choose one!
Sutures are also known as:
Bruises
Injections
Stitches
11 of 22Choose one!
Ashley has varicella which is also known as what?
AIDS
Chicken pox
Lupus
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?
Hands and feet
Lymph nodes
Knuckles
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
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
Post- Hoc
Secondary
19 of 22Choose one!
Anterior refers to the:
Side of the body
Front of the body
Back of the body
20 of 22Choose one!
Outpatient means one checks in and checks out on the same day.
False
True
21 of 22Choose one!
Which of the following refers to a wound, sore, cut?
Edema
Biopsy
Lesion
22 of 22Choose one!
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease is medical speak for:
Diarrhea
Heartburn
Migraine
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