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

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

4 of 18Define the word!

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

5 of 18Define the word!

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

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

8 of 18Define the word!

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

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

11 of 18Define the word!

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

12 of 18Define the word!

Benign
Heart muscles
A waste product
Not cancerous

13 of 18Define the word!

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

14 of 18Define the word!

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

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

17 of 18Define the word!

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

18 of 18Define the word!

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