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Scribeamerica Training Basics

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1. Obstruction of blood vessel by clot or foreign body

2. Black tarry stool

3. Tabulation of the various types of WBCs; 'diff WNL' means all levels are within normal limits

4. Peptic ulcer disease

5. Pulmonary embolism

6. Obstruction of blood vessel by clot or foreign body

7. Emergency department

8. Difficulty breathing

9. Intensive care unit

10. The out-pouching of a hollow or fluid-filled organ in the body - such as the colon

11. Obstetric sonogram

12. Status post

13. Abortion; sAb or tAb

14. 4 HPI - 2 ROS - 8 Physical Exam

15. Related to the auricle of the ear

16. Catheter urinalysis

17. Complaining of

18. Implantable cardioverter defibrillator

19. Bipolar disorder

20. Therapeutic abortion (D&C)

21. 'Straight Leg Raise' test; a test performed during the Physical Exam in which a patient is asked to raise their leg straight in the air; pain radiating down the leg may indicate sciatica

22. Suffix for an anesthetic

23. Peptic ulcer disease

24. Full range of motion

25. Rule out

26. Non-specific bowel gas pattern

27. Painful urination

28. Dorsal - or in back of

29. Sublingual

30. Extremity sonogram

31. Urine analysis

32. An exam for eye trauma or infection; the cornea is stained with fluorescein dye and observed under a blue fluorescent light

33. Anesthetic

34. Dorsalis pedis pulse

35. NSAID/muscle relaxant


37. Used to diagnose carotid sinus syncope

38. After eating

39. Thin watery discharge from the nose; 'runny nose'

40. Genitourinary

41. Anti-reflux

42. Liver function tests

43. Left upper lobe (of lung)

44. Motor vehicle collision (motor vehicle accident)

45. Date of birth

46. Altered mental status; e.g. intoxicated - demented - delusional - unconscious

47. Common bile duct

48. Vomiting

49. The presence of diverticula in the colon due to weakness of muscle layers in the colon wall

50. Atraumatic/normocephalic