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 23, 2020

1 of 18Choose the correct answer!

Varicella is the medical term for:
Chicken pox
Funny bone
Chest pain

2 of 18Choose the correct answer!

Extremities refer to your:
Hands and feet
Ear lobes
Thumbs

3 of 18Choose the correct answer!

Hypotension means someone has high blood pressure.
False
True

4 of 18Choose the correct answer!

Aerophagia is excessive swallowing of:
Liquid
Gas
Air

5 of 18Choose the correct answer!

Analgesia is the absence of ____.
Breathing
Heartbeat
Pain

6 of 18Choose the correct answer!

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

7 of 18Choose the correct answer!

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease is medical speak for:
Amnesia
Heartburn
Migraine

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 ______.
Pineapples
Table salt
Hot chili peppers

10 of 18Choose the correct answer!

Renal is related to the:
Hearts
Lungs
Kidneys

11 of 18Choose the correct answer!

Where can you find the cochlea?
Hair follicles
Eyes
Ear

12 of 18Choose the correct answer!

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

13 of 18Choose the correct answer!

This is an abnormal growth in the body that is noncancerous.
Lactase
Miotic
Cyst

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.
True
False

16 of 18Choose the correct answer!

What do pepsins help breakdown?
Proteins
White blood cells
Phlegm

17 of 18Choose the correct answer!

A false or inactive medication is called a:
Enthesis
Febrile
Placebo

18 of 18Choose the correct answer!

If you have difficulty breathing or shortness of breath, you have:
Edema
Apnea
Dyspnea
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