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Scribeamerica Introductory Vocab

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1. Coronary Artery Disease - 'heart disease'

2. At Every Bedtime

3. Last Normal Menstrual Period

4. Redness/Red

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

6. Normal

7. Problems 'difficulty' with breathing

8. 'Passing out' - loss of consciousness or fainting

9. Acetylsalicylic Acid (Aspirin)

10. Clear nasal discharge - 'runny nose'

11. Shortness of Breath

12. Painful urination

13. Motorcycle Accident

14. Diagnosis

15. Acetylsalicylic Acid (Aspirin)

16. Enlarged heart

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

18. Right Lower Quadrant

19. Hemoglobin and Hematocrit

20. Condition of dizziness - 'room spinning'

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

22. Black tarry stool

23. Pale skin

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

25. Increased/ fast breathing rate

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

27. Antibiotics

28. Clear nasal discharge - 'runny nose'

29. Up - Above - More - Increase - Higher

30. Atrial Fibrillation

31. Transient Ischemic Attack

32. Enlarged heart

33. Patient

34. Nitroglycerin

35. Range of Motion

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

37. Disease

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

39. High blood pressure - HTN

40. Before

41. Intrauterine Pregnancy

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

43. Without

44. Twice Daily

45. Right Lower Quadrant

46. Located towards the front of the body

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

48. Very large amounts of blood in the urine

49. Rattling noise of mucous in the lungs

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