Quiz: Only True Nurses Can Spell These 16 Tricky Medical Terms

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Calling all nurses!

Prove that you have what it takes to be a nurse by correctly spelling medical terms like "abscess" and "chronic".

 Feb 02, 2018

1 of 16Pick your answer!

Choose the correct spelling:
Crohnic
Chronic
Cronic

2 of 16Pick your answer!

Choose the correct spelling:
Unsomnia
Insommnia
Insomnia

3 of 16Pick your answer!

How do you spell the word which means: a decrease in the total amount of red blood cells
Anamia
Aneemia
Anemia

4 of 16Pick your answer!

Choose the correct spelling:
Abcess
Absess
Abscess

5 of 16Pick your answer!

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Egzema
Exema
Eczema

6 of 16Pick your answer!

How do you spell the word which means: an examination of tissue removed from a body
Biopsee
Biopsy
Byopsy

7 of 16Pick your answer!

Choose the correct spelling:
Collic
Colic
Colick

8 of 16Pick your answer!

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Cromozome
Chromosome
Chromisome

9 of 16Pick your answer!

How do you spell the word which means: the ability to resist a particular infection
Immunity
Imunnity
Imunity

10 of 16Pick your answer!

Choose the correct spelling:
Diseaze
Diseese
Disease

11 of 16Pick your answer!

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Stethoscope
Stethascope
Stethiscope

12 of 16Pick your answer!

How do you spell the word which means: lung inflammation caused by infection
Pneumonia
Neumonia
Pnewmownia

13 of 16Pick your answer!

Choose the correct spelling:
Osteoporosis
Osteoporrosis
Osteoparosis

14 of 16Pick your answer!

Choose the correct spelling:
Clavacle
Clavicle
Clavickle

15 of 16Pick your answer!

How do you spell the word which means: a temporary diminution of disease
Remition
Remission
Remmision

16 of 16Pick your answer!

Choose the correct spelling:
Nurosis
Nerousis
Neurosis
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