Quiz: How Advanced Is Your Medical Vocabulary? Only RN's Can Score 100%.

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Are you a walking medical dictionary?

If you're a medical student or working in the medical field, then you definitely have to take this vocabulary challenge!

 Jun 06, 2018
1 of 18Choose the correct answer!
Varicella is the medical term for:
Funny bone
Chest pain
Chicken pox
2 of 18Choose the correct answer!
Extremities refer to your:
Hands and feet
Thumbs
Ear lobes
3 of 18Choose the correct answer!
Hypotension means someone has high blood pressure.
True
False
4 of 18Choose the correct answer!
Aerophagia is excessive swallowing of:
Air
Gas
Liquid
5 of 18Choose the correct answer!
Analgesia is the absence of ____.
Heartbeat
Breathing
Pain
6 of 18Choose the correct answer!
Which of the following refers to a wound, sore, cut?
Edema
Lesion
Biopsy
7 of 18Choose the correct answer!
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease is medical speak for:
Heartburn
Migraine
Amnesia
8 of 18Choose the correct answer!
If something is benign, should you be worried?
Yes
No
9 of 18Choose the correct answer!
Capsaicin is a chemical found in ______.
Hot chili peppers
Table salt
Pineapples
10 of 18Choose the correct answer!
Renal is related to the:
Lungs
Kidneys
Hearts
11 of 18Choose the correct answer!
Where can you find the cochlea?
Eyes
Ear
Hair follicles
12 of 18Choose the correct answer!
If a patient has angina, he is experiencing:
Chest pain
Brain freeze
Asthma
13 of 18Choose the correct answer!
This is an abnormal growth in the body that is noncancerous.
Cyst
Lactase
Miotic
14 of 18Choose the correct answer!
Nephropathy is a disease that occurs in the _____.
Intestine
Knee
Kidney
15 of 18Choose the correct answer!
Somnambulism is medical term for sleepwalking.
False
True
16 of 18Choose the correct answer!
What do pepsins help breakdown?
Proteins
Phlegm
White blood cells
17 of 18Choose the correct answer!
A false or inactive medication is called a:
Placebo
Febrile
Enthesis
18 of 18Choose the correct answer!
If you have difficulty breathing or shortness of breath, you have:
Dyspnea
Edema
Apnea
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