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trivia quiz  What - Ectomy? cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, Midget40, Mar 13 09

"Ectomy" is a suffix meaning the removal of a body part. The word that precedes it indicates which part. What has been removed in these 10 surgical procedures?
Easy
Midget40 gold member
Mar 13 09
20766 plays
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trivia quiz  Medical Terminology for Malingerers cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, MotherGoose, Aug 26 03

No malingerer can get along without some impressive medical terms in his/her vocabulary. Just make sure the boss doesn't know what they really mean!
Average
MotherGoose editor
Aug 26 03
23862 plays
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trivia quiz  Medical Terminology for Malingerers 2 cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, MotherGoose, Sep 03 03

The further medical misadventures of the master malingerer, Bruce Bludger (by request).
Tough
MotherGoose editor
Sep 03 03
13602 plays
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trivia quiz  Medical Meanings: Names of Diseases cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, MotherGoose, Jan 15 05

Have you ever wondered "Why did they call it THAT?"? Here's your chance to find out about the meanings behind the names of some common diseases.
Tough
MotherGoose editor
Jan 15 05
16689 plays
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trivia quiz  Medical Terminology II cool 20 questions
Average, 20 Qns, Morrigan716, Jul 04 01

Here is Part 2 of the first medical terminology quiz.
Average
Morrigan716 gold member
Jul 04 01
27054 plays
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trivia quiz  What's The Real Diagnosis? cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, yency, Jan 06 11

For each of these items I'll briefly outline a situation and give the diagnostic acronym. Choose the correct medical diagnosis.
Average
yency
Jan 06 11
7824 plays
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trivia quiz  Eponyms in Medical Terminology cool 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, MotherGoose, Oct 26 03

Eponyms are words or phrases formed from, or including, the names of people and places.
Difficult
MotherGoose editor
Oct 26 03
10044 plays
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trivia quiz  Can You Read A Doctor's Script? cool 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, MommyPanda, Jan 05 02

I will give you different abbreviations that a physician in the US might put on your prescription to be read by your pharmacist. See how many of these abbreviations you know.
Average
MommyPanda
Jan 05 02
20856 plays
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trivia quiz  Basic Medical Terminology I cool 20 questions
Average, 20 Qns, Morrigan716, Jul 01 01

Here is a pretty easy quiz on basic medical terminology. Good luck!
Average
Morrigan716 gold member
Jul 01 01
28773 plays
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trivia quiz  Medical Test Abbreviations and Acronyms cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, SnofireRose, Feb 12 08

As a nurse, I come across many different abbreviations and acronyms each day. This quiz is about commonly ordered tests. I hope you enjoy this quiz and learn something you didn't know before. Have fun and good luck.
Average
SnofireRose
Feb 12 08
11580 plays
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trivia quiz  Spare Me Your Medical Mumbo Jumbo! cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, vogon, Apr 10 06

To the lay person, the language of the medical profession is often hard to pronounce, and very confusing. Let's see if that can be remedied! References are included to further enhance your knowledge.
Tough
vogon
Apr 10 06
7860 plays
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trivia quiz  Medical Terminology cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, trypanosome, Jan 02 03

This is a basic quiz to test your knowledge of medical terms. Some of these you may have heard of, and some may be more obscure. Anyway, enough talk. Quiztime!
Average
trypanosome
Jan 02 03
25542 plays
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trivia quiz  Medical Terminology cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, crowomn, Feb 19 00

Ever wonder what your doctor is talking about? This should help.
Average
crowomn
Feb 19 00
33246 plays
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trivia quiz  Medical Abbreviations cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, Zakie3, Jun 21 16

In the medical field, abbreviations are used to simplify the physician ordering process and clinical documentation. This adds a little more time to the medical worker's busy day. It also saves space on prescription bottles and progress notes.
Easy
Zakie3
Jun 21 16
1620 plays
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trivia quiz  How Well Do You Know Your Medical Terms? cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, lindaar, Feb 17 00

Take a quiz on ten not-so-common medical terms. Guess what terms 'normal people' use for each of the following medical terms.
Tough
lindaar
Feb 17 00
8931 plays
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trivia quiz  What Does All of this 'Medical Terminology' Mean? cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, allisonbreca, May 23 04

This quiz is all about medical words, their meanings, and their different parts. Enjoy!
Average
allisonbreca
May 23 04
11076 plays
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trivia quiz  Medical Terms for Childhood Conditions cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Kaye19, Nov 10 10

It always helps to know what the doctor is talking about. UK spelling.
Average
Kaye19 gold member
Nov 10 10
3483 plays
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trivia quiz  The Moon's a Balloon cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Godwit, Jul 02 13

Call the moon a balloon, we'll know what you mean. Still, it has a scientific name. Choose the correct medical term for these common scenarios. The quiz is good practice for someone learning medical terms, but likely tough for a novice.
Average
Godwit gold member
Jul 02 13
1143 plays
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trivia quiz  Medical suffixes and their meanings cool 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, brewer362, Oct 15 06

These are Greek and Latin suffixes. An example of each will be given in the interesting info.
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brewer362
Oct 15 06
9333 plays
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trivia quiz  When the Doctor Says....III cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, jstagamtome, Apr 12 09

When the doctor says a certain phrase, what is he talking about? Number three of the series.
Tough
jstagamtome
Apr 12 09
3870 plays
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trivia quiz  Medical Eponyms cool 15 questions
Tough, 15 Qns, drtmb, Feb 15 01

Multiple choice quiz on a variety of medical eponyms.
Tough
drtmb
Feb 15 01
10866 plays
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trivia quiz  That's What The Dentist Said..... cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, molarman2276, Mar 25 03

Ever have an idea about what it is the dentist is actually saying to you? This quiz may help boost your dental IQ. Written by an actual dentist.
Average
molarman2276
Mar 25 03
5328 plays
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trivia quiz  Doctor Who? cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, kinneylover20, Dec 10 11

There are many specialties for doctors; how well do you know them?
Average
kinneylover20
Dec 10 11
2523 plays
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trivia quiz  Derogatory Medicine 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, mikej941, Jul 20 04

The haughty history of medicine is reflected in some of the derogatory terms that persist in today's medical lexicon. How many of these terms are you familiar with, and can you spot the real terms from amongst the contrived ones?
Difficult
mikej941
Jul 20 04
6309 plays
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trivia quiz  When the Doctor Says.....IV 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, jstagamtome, Jun 20 09

Doctors use jargon for a variety of reasons. Sometimes the terms are shortcuts, sometimes disguised terms to prevent lay people from understanding, and sometimes they learned it that way. How many can you decipher?
Difficult
jstagamtome
Jun 20 09
2730 plays
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trivia quiz  Medical Prefixes, Suffixes and Medical Terms 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, dogandpony1023, Sep 26 14

Recently my 16 year old daughter had to take a quiz for her nursing program at school. It involved prefixes, suffixes and terms in her MedPro class. This is not for the faint of heart! Good Luck!
Average
dogandpony1023
Sep 26 14
1767 plays
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trivia quiz  Take this Quiz PRN 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, cfinkenbine, Feb 13 13

I am a nursing student, so for any of you nurses out there this should be a breeze!
Average
cfinkenbine
Feb 13 13
1482 plays
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trivia quiz  Your What Hurts? 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, superstar_dj, Feb 17 10

My friend Budhu was coming down the stairs and tripped, hitting many body parts on the way down. He was given 10 diagnoses in the Emergency Department. See if you can deduce where he was injured.
Average
superstar_dj
Feb 17 10
2637 plays
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trivia quiz  A Glance through a Medical Lexicon 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, biblioholik, Dec 10 07

Medical words can be bizarre and crazily polysyllabic. Do you know anything about the following words?
Average
biblioholik
Dec 10 07
2784 plays
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trivia quiz  Medical Terminology 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, jaredrrt, Jan 08 03

This is a short quiz about medical terminology. Good Luck!
Tough
jaredrrt
Jan 08 03
16359 plays
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