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Scribeamerica Introductory Vocab

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1. Right Lower Extremity

2. Very large amounts of blood in the vomit

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

4. History of Present Illness and Physical Exam

5. Hypertension - 'High Blood Pressure'

6. Dangerous infection of the blood; Serious infection

7. Myocardial Infarction

8. Bilateral Lower Extremities

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

10. Sweating

11. Genitourinary

12. Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

13. Farther from the trunk of the body

14. Blood Pressure

15. Fast heart rate (HR greater than 100 bpm)

16. Rule Out

17. History of Present Illness

18. Pulmonary Embolism -or- Physical exam

19. Cancer - Carcinoma

20. Coughing up very large amounts of blood

21. Review of System

22. Problems 'difficulty' with breathing

23. Deep Venous Thrombosis

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

25. Fracture

26. Vomiting

27. Upper Respiratory Infection

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

29. Review of System

30. Within Normal Limits

31. Three Times a Day

32. Gun Shot Wound

33. Treatment

34. Insulin Dependent Diabetes Mellitus - 'Type I'

35. Intrauterine Pregnancy

36. Post - After

37. Crackles; wet crackling noise in lungs

38. Ultrasound

39. Long-standing - constant. Opposite of acute

40. Condition of dizziness - 'room spinning'

41. Per Os (by mouth)

42. Death of cardiac muscle due to ischemia

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

44. Rear or backside of the body

45. Gastrointestinal

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

47. Obviously; a lot; wholly

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

49. Dyspnea On Exertion

50. Without