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Scribeamerica Introductory Vocab

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1. Gun Shot Wound

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

3. No known Drug Allergies

4. Up to Date

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

6. Pupils are equal - round - and reactive to light

7. Right Upper Quadrant

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

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

10. A blood clot in a deep vein - most often an extremity

11. Motorcycle Accident

12. Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

13. Increased/ fast breathing rate

14. Twice Daily

15. Gastrointestinal

16. Rattling noise of mucous in the lungs

17. Sweating

18. Black tarry stool

19. Down - Below - Less - Decrease - Lower

20. Enlarged heart

21. Crackles; wet crackling noise in lungs

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

23. Do Not Resuscitate

24. Not Applicable

25. Right Lower Quadrant

26. Tympanic membrane

27. The artery that supplies heart tissue with blood

28. Right Lower Extremity

29. Myocardial Infarction

30. Antibiotics

31. Non Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drug

32. Every 2 Hours

33. Range of Motion

34. Urinalysis

35. Bilateral Lower Extremities

36. Obviously; a lot; wholly

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

38. Nearer to the trunk of the body

39. Enlarged liver

40. Three Times a Day

41. Every Day

42. Right Upper Extremity

43. History of Present Illness and Physical Exam

44. History

45. Rear or backside of the body

46. Pale skin

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

48. Nausea/Vomiting/Diarrhea

49. Family History

50. Dyspnea On Exertion