Quiz: Can You Define All 13 of These Grey's Anatomy Words?

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Put you Grey's knowledge to the test!

Define these thirteen words you've heard so many times on Grey's Anatomy. Including words like appendectomy and hypertension.

 Apr 19, 2017

1 of 18Define the word!

Appendectomy
A medical specialty dealing with the skin and its diseases
The surgical removal of the appendix
Cutting into the abdomen

2 of 18Define the word!

Code Pink
A hospital code which indicates a bomb is in the hospital
A hospital code which indicates someone needing resuscitation
A hospital code which indicates child/infant abduction

3 of 18Define the word!

Echocardiogram
Drugs that act as painkillers
Heart muscle disease
A sonogram of the heart

4 of 18Define the word!

GSW
Scale used to identify responsiveness following a head injury
Gunshot wound
A surgical specialty that focuses on abdominal organs

5 of 18Define the word!

Intubation
The spread of a disease from one area of the body to another
Insertion of a tube into the throat
Putting a patient in a tub

6 of 18Define the word!

Neurosurgery
A medical specialty dealing with the skin and its diseases
Specialty concerned with conditions involving bones and muscle
Specialty focused on the nervous system (spinal cord the brain)

7 of 18Define the word!

LVAD
Mechanical device used to replace the function of a failing heart
A condition in which a female has two uteruses
Generally refers to an IV

8 of 18Define the word!

Scalpel
Parasites in the brain
A small but extremely sharp knife used for surgery
Delivers liquid substances into the body

9 of 18Define the word!

Post-op
Where the mail is held
After operation
A sterile room where surgery is performed

10 of 18Define the word!

Tachycardia
The surgical removal of one or both breasts
An abnormally high heart rate
A type of cancer

11 of 18Define the word!

Aneurysm
Appendix removal
Cancer in dogs
A localized, blood-filled, balloon-like bulge in the wall of a blood vessel

12 of 18Define the word!

Benign
Not cancerous
Heart muscles
A waste product

13 of 18Define the word!

Epinephrine (Epi)
A procedure performed to remove or disable the brain
A hormone released in the body in response to stress
A type of stretcher used in hospitals and ambulances

14 of 18Define the word!

Bovie
A medical specialty dealing with the skin and its diseases
A tool used to stop bleeding
A medication

15 of 18Define the word!

Code Black
Indicates someone needing resuscitation
Indicates a bomb is somewhere in the hospital
Indicates a fire has broken out somewhere in the hospital

16 of 18Define the word!

Alzheimer’s Disease
The most common form of dementia. It is degenerative and terminal
An abnormal mass of tissue caused by abnormal cell division
When blood circulation stops throughout the body

17 of 18Define the word!

Anaphylaxis
A surgical procedure to correct symptoms of heartburn and acid reflux
A severe, often life-threatening allergic reaction
Heart muscle disease

18 of 18Define the word!

Hypothermia
The dropping of the body's core temperature
A disease where cells undergo uncontrolled growth
Parasites in the brain
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