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Scribeamerica Introductory Vocab

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

2. Lumbar Puncture

3. Alcohol

4. Black tarry stool

5. Redness/Red

6. Area of dead tissue after a lack of blood supply

7. Chest Pain

8. Urinalysis

9. Down - Below - Less - Decrease - Lower

10. Acetylsalicylic Acid (Aspirin)

11. Dangerous infection of the blood; Serious infection

12. Greater Than

13. Right Upper Quadrant

14. Inflammation of the cholecyst (gallbladder)

15. Without

16. Disease

17. Change

18. Twice Daily

19. Do Not Resuscitate

20. As needed

21. Rear or backside of the body

22. Cerebrospinal Fluid

23. Overdose

24. Cerebrovascular Accident -or- Costovertebral Angle

25. Atrial Fibrillation

26. Family History

27. Blocking of a pulmonary artery due to a blood clot

28. Blood Pressure

29. With

30. Nearer to the trunk of the body

31. Electrocardiogram

32. Slow heart-rate (HR less than 60 bpm)

33. Scrape of the skin due to something abrasive. 'superficial'

34. Very large amounts of blood in the urine

35. IV Drug Abuse

36. Approximately

37. Left Upper Extremity

38. Nearer to the trunk of the body

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

40. Antibiotics

41. Pus-like

42. Up to Date

43. Left Lower Extremity

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

45. Low blood pressure

46. Inflammation of the cholecyst (gallbladder)

47. Four Times a Day

48. High pitched sound heard in the lungs with asthmatics or lung disease

49. Diagnosis

50. Area of dead tissue after a lack of blood supply