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Scribeamerica Introductory Vocab

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1. Right Upper Extremity

2. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease - lung disease commonly seen in smokers

3. Primary Care Physician (a.k.a. PMD)

4. Bowel Movement

5. Coronary Artery Disease - 'heart disease'

6. Very large amounts of blood in the vomit

7. Transient Ischemic Attack

8. Per Os (by mouth)

9. Nausea/Vomiting/Diarrhea

10. New - usually of rapid onset and of concern - opposite ofchronic

11. Loss of Consciousness

12. Motorcycle Accident

13. Body position lying face up; lying on back.

14. Coronary Artery Bypass Graft - 'Open heart surgery'

15. Patient

16. Non Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drug

17. As needed

18. Last Normal Menstrual Period

19. Long-standing - constant. Opposite of acute

20. At Every Bedtime

21. Antibiotics

22. Minor stroke; where neurological function is regained quickly with time

23. Jugular Vein Distension

24. Rear or backside of the body

25. Prior To Arrival

26. Motor Vehicle Accident/Collision

27. ST elevation MI - real-time ongoing death of heart tissue due to ischemia. Diagnosed by an EKG

28. Vomiting

29. Non-Insulin Dependent Diabetes Mellitus - 'Type II'

30. Sweating

31. Inflammation of the cholecyst (gallbladder)

32. Gravida/Para/Abortion

33. Farther from the midline (a line that can be traced from nose to belly-button)

34. Obviously; a lot; wholly

35. No known Drug Allergies

36. Blood Pressure

37. Coughing up very large amounts of blood

38. Prior To Arrival

39. History of Present Illness

40. Not Applicable

41. Post - After

42. Altered Mental Status

43. With

44. Left Lower Extremity

45. Enlarged heart

46. Range of Motion

47. Painful urination

48. Redness/Red

49. Rule Out

50. Four Times a Day