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Scribeamerica Introductory Vocab

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

2. Prior To Arrival

3. Change

4. Gun Shot Wound

5. Symptoms

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

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

8. Problems 'difficulty' with breathing

9. Hypertension - 'High Blood Pressure'

10. Within Normal Limits

11. Every 2 Hours

12. Rear or backside of the body

13. High blood pressure - HTN

14. Oriented to person - place - and time

15. As needed

16. Splitting of the skin due to trauma (a cut due to something sharp)

17. Condition of dizziness - 'room spinning'

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

19. Hemoglobin and Hematocrit

20. Against Medical Advice

21. As needed

22. Very large amounts of blood in the urine

23. History

24. Enlarged liver

25. Tympanic membrane

26. Review of System

27. Gravida/Para/Abortion

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

29. Myocardial Infarction

30. Cancer - Carcinoma

31. Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

32. Transient Ischemic Attack

33. Farther from the trunk of the body

34. Hypertension - 'High Blood Pressure'

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

36. Caesarean Section

37. Right Lower Extremity

38. History of Present Illness and Physical Exam

39. Low oxygen saturation of the body - not enough oxygen in the blood

40. Dyspnea On Exertion

41. Normal Sinus Rhythm

42. Left Upper Extremity

43. Every Day

44. Acetylsalicylic Acid (Aspirin)

45. Bilateral Lower Extremities

46. Without

47. Right Upper Quadrant

48. Diabetes Mellitus 1. IDDM: Insulin Dependent Diabetes Mellitus - 'Type I' 2. NIDDM: Non-Insulin Dependent Diabetes Mellitus - 'Type II'

49. History of Present Illness

50. High blood pressure - HTN