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

Are you a walking medical dictionary?

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Grey's Anatomy via ABC
 Jun 06, 2018
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Question: 1/18Choose the correct answer!


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

Question: 2/18Choose the correct answer!


Extremities refer to your:
Hands and feet
Thumbs
Ear lobes

Question: 3/18Choose the correct answer!


Hypotension means someone has high blood pressure.
True
False

Question: 4/18Choose the correct answer!


Aerophagia is excessive swallowing of:
Gas
Liquid
Air

Question: 5/18Choose the correct answer!


Analgesia is the absence of ____.
Pain
Heartbeat
Breathing

Question: 6/18Choose the correct answer!


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

Question: 7/18Choose the correct answer!


Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease is medical speak for:
Migraine
Heartburn
Amnesia

Question: 8/18Choose the correct answer!


If something is benign, should you be worried?
No
Yes

Question: 9/18Choose the correct answer!


Capsaicin is a chemical found in ______.
Hot chili peppers
Table salt
Pineapples

Question: 10/18Choose the correct answer!


Renal is related to the:
Kidneys
Hearts
Lungs

Question: 11/18Choose the correct answer!


Where can you find the cochlea?
Ear
Hair follicles
Eyes

Question: 12/18Choose the correct answer!


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

Question: 13/18Choose the correct answer!


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

Question: 14/18Choose the correct answer!


Nephropathy is a disease that occurs in the _____.
Intestine
Kidney
Knee

Question: 15/18Choose the correct answer!


Somnambulism is medical term for sleepwalking.
True
False

Question: 16/18Choose the correct answer!


What do pepsins help breakdown?
White blood cells
Proteins
Phlegm

Question: 17/18Choose the correct answer!


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

Question: 18/18Choose the correct answer!


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