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Scribeamerica Introductory Vocab

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1. Oxygen Saturation (a.k.a. SaO2)

2. Prescription

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

4. Against Medical Advice

5. Three Times a Day

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

7. Oriented to person - place - and time

8. Cancer - Carcinoma

9. Redness/Red

10. Rattling noise of mucous in the lungs

11. Normal - of no danger to health

12. History of Present Illness and Physical Exam

13. Change

14. Change

15. Caesarean Section

16. Do Not Resuscitate

17. Head - Eyes - Ears - Nose - Throat

18. Four Times a Day

19. Diagnosis

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

21. Normal

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

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

24. With

25. Before

26. Increased/ fast breathing rate

27. Oriented to person - place - and time

28. IV Drug Abuse

29. Insulin Dependent Diabetes Mellitus - 'Type I'

30. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

31. Pulmonary Embolism -or- Physical exam

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

33. Very large amounts of blood in the urine

34. Status Post (after)

35. Atrial Fibrillation

36. Computerized Assisted Tomography - 'Cat scan'

37. Farther from the trunk of the body

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

39. Complains of

40. Low blood pressure

41. Blocking of a pulmonary artery due to a blood clot

42. Patient

43. Bowel Movement

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

45. Left Lower Extremity

46. Lack of blood supply

47. Nose bleed

48. Transient Ischemic Attack

49. Gastrointestinal

50. Condition of dizziness - 'room spinning'