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:
Chest pain
Chicken pox
Funny bone
2 of 18Choose the correct answer!
Extremities refer to your:
Thumbs
Ear lobes
Hands and feet
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:
Liquid
Gas
Air
5 of 18Choose the correct answer!
Analgesia is the absence of ____.
Heartbeat
Pain
Breathing
6 of 18Choose the correct answer!
Which of the following refers to a wound, sore, cut?
Biopsy
Edema
Lesion
7 of 18Choose the correct answer!
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease is medical speak for:
Migraine
Amnesia
Heartburn
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 ______.
Table salt
Pineapples
Hot chili peppers
10 of 18Choose the correct answer!
Renal is related to the:
Hearts
Kidneys
Lungs
11 of 18Choose the correct answer!
Where can you find the cochlea?
Hair follicles
Ear
Eyes
12 of 18Choose the correct answer!
If a patient has angina, he is experiencing:
Chest pain
Asthma
Brain freeze
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 _____.
Knee
Intestine
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?
Phlegm
White blood cells
Proteins
17 of 18Choose the correct answer!
A false or inactive medication is called a:
Enthesis
Placebo
Febrile
18 of 18Choose the correct answer!
If you have difficulty breathing or shortness of breath, you have:
Dyspnea
Apnea
Edema
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