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

2 of 18Define the word!

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

3 of 18Define the word!

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

4 of 18Define the word!

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

5 of 18Define the word!

Intubation
Insertion of a tube into the throat
The spread of a disease from one area of the body to another
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
Generally refers to an IV
A condition in which a female has two uteruses

8 of 18Define the word!

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

9 of 18Define the word!

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

10 of 18Define the word!

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

11 of 18Define the word!

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

12 of 18Define the word!

Benign
Not cancerous
Heart muscles
A waste product

13 of 18Define the word!

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

14 of 18Define the word!

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

15 of 18Define the word!

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

16 of 18Define the word!

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

17 of 18Define the word!

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

18 of 18Define the word!

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