Doctor Speak: Do You Know These 22 Medical Terms?

Are you qualified to go to medical school?

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 May 06, 2020
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Question: 1/22Choose one!


If a patient has angina, he is experiencing:
Chest pain
Brain freeze
Migraine

Question: 2/22Choose one!


If you have anemia, what are you low on?
Iron
Sugar
Vitamin C

Question: 3/22Choose one!


The doctor said the lump was benign. Should you be worried?
Definitely yes!
Not so much

Question: 4/22Choose one!


What does Bradycardia stand for?
Slow heartbeat
Fast heartbeat

Question: 5/22Choose one!


Olivia had contusions on her arm. Contusions are medical speak for:
Bruises
Cuts
Rashes

Question: 6/22Choose one!


An embolism in the brain means there is a:
Tumor
Lump
Blood clot

Question: 7/22Choose one!


Hypotension is low blood pressure.
False
True

Question: 8/22Choose one!


If something is malignant, should you be worried?
Not so much...
YES.

Question: 9/22Choose one!


Renal is related to the:
Kidneys
Lungs
Heart

Question: 10/22Choose one!


Sutures are also known as:
Bruises
Injections
Stitches

Question: 11/22Choose one!


Ashley has varicella which is also known as what?
Chicken pox
AIDS
Lupus

Question: 12/22Choose one!


____ is a condition where you feel dizziness or a whirling motion.
Migraine
Parkinson's
Vertigo

Question: 13/22Choose one!


What are extremities?
Hands and feet
Lymph nodes
Knuckles

Question: 14/22Choose one!


Which of the following is NOT an analgesic?
Advil
Benadryl
Tylenol

Question: 15/22Choose one!


____ pain is characterized by rapid onset or sudden start.
Acute
Bonethrough
Chronic

Question: 16/22Choose one!


Which of the following refers to high blood pressure?
Hypotension
Hypertension

Question: 17/22Choose one!


Topical treatment means you must:
Drink the medicine
Apply the medicine on the surface
Inject it through your veins

Question: 18/22Choose one!


When you give a participant a dummy pill or fake treatment, you are testing the ____ effect.
Secondary
Placebo
Post- Hoc

Question: 19/22Choose one!


Anterior refers to the:
Front of the body
Side of the body
Back of the body

Question: 20/22Choose one!


Outpatient means one checks in and checks out on the same day.
True
False

Question: 21/22Choose one!


Which of the following refers to a wound, sore, cut?
Edema
Biopsy
Lesion

Question: 22/22Choose one!


Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease is medical speak for:
Migraine
Diarrhea
Heartburn
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