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
Iron
Sugar

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:
Cuts
Bruises
Rashes

6 of 22Choose one!

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

7 of 22Choose one!

Hypotension is low blood pressure.
False
True

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
Kidneys
Heart

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
Lupus
Chicken pox

12 of 22Choose one!

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

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?
Tylenol
Benadryl
Advil

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:
Inject it through your veins
Drink the medicine
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.
Secondary
Placebo
Post- Hoc

19 of 22Choose one!

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