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Scribeamerica Training Basics

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1. NSAID/muscle relaxant

2. Otitis media; middle ear inflammation

3. Forcible extraction or tearing away of a part

4. Type and screen; a test to determine the type and characteristics of a patient's blood prior to a transfusion procedure

5. Extremity sonogram

6. Pain control/sedation

7. Tissue death (necrosis) due to stoppage of blood flow to tissue

8. Significant lab work; patients require admission

9. Back part of the skull

10. Area of hardened tissue

11. Antibiotic

12. Anti-reflux

13. Dead on arrival

14. Cervical vertebra #1 - #2 - etc.

15. Mitral valve prolapse

16. Systolic (contractile)

17. Inflammation of the stomach and intestinal lining

18. Bloody stool

19. A disturbance of the cardiac rhythm

20. A pregnancy that occurs where the zygote implants outside of the uterus - e.g. in the fallopian tubes

21. Skin infection

22. Transient ischemic attack; temporary stoppage of blood flow to an area of the brain; results in stroke-like symptoms for 1-2 hours

23. Diabetic medication

24. Part of the EKG reading; may be asked to record 'normal axis' or an abnormality like LAD (left axis deviation)

25. Pregnant

26. A seizure medication

27. Urine analysis

28. Difficulty speaking due to weakness - paralysis - lack of muscle coordination

29. With

30. Deep tendon reflexes; tested with impulses from a reflex hammer

31. Part of the EKG reading; may be asked to record 'normal axis' or an abnormality like LAD (left axis deviation)

32. Important for osmoregulation

33. Ear - nose - and throat

34. 'normal head'; undamaged head

35. Accumulation of fluid in peritoneal cavity

36. Asthma/dyspnea

37. Laceration

38. A neurological test for cerebellar function (e.g. balance - coordination) in which the patient walks heel to toe

39. Able to be felt - touched - or easily perceived

40. Liver and spleen enlargement

41. Blood thinner

42. Milk of magnesia; for constipation

43. Ophthalmic anesthetic

44. Blood urea nitrogen; elevated levels are markers for abnormal kidney functioning (b/c the kidneys filter urea waste product out of the blood)

45. Chest pain

46. Soft - non-tender to palpitation

47. Intolerance to light

48. Adverse drug reaction

49. Pain control/sedation

50. Opening through which urination occurs