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Scribeamerica Introductory Vocab

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1. Long-standing - constant. Opposite of acute

2. Twice Daily

3. Hypertension - 'High Blood Pressure'

4. Prescription

5. Condition of dizziness - 'room spinning'

6. Redness/Red

7. Before

8. Every Hour

9. Myocardial Infarction

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

11. Twice Daily

12. Increased/ fast breathing rate

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

14. Do Not Resuscitate

15. Intrauterine Pregnancy

16. Inflammation of the cholecyst (gallbladder)

17. Long-standing - constant. Opposite of acute

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

19. Farther from the trunk of the body

20. Lower on the body - farther from the head

21. Rear or backside of the body

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

23. Black tarry stool

24. Nearer to the midline

25. Enlarged heart

26. Very large amounts of blood in the urine

27. IV Drug Abuse

28. Motorcycle Accident

29. Dyspnea On Exertion

30. Lack of blood supply

31. Pulmonary Embolism -or- Physical exam

32. Oriented to person - place - and time

33. Abdomen - Abdominal

34. As needed

35. Very large amounts of blood in the vomit

36. Left Upper Quadrant

37. Patient

38. Nearer to the trunk of the body

39. No known Drug Allergies

40. Symptoms

41. A.k.a. 'Stroke'. Lack of blood supply to the brain causing brain damage

42. Gravida/Para/Abortion

43. Coughing up very large amounts of blood

44. Cerebrospinal Fluid

45. Greater Than

46. Per Os (by mouth)

47. Normal

48. Right Upper Extremity

49. Gravida/Para/Abortion

50. Diagnosis