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1 Medical Prefixes, Suffixes and Medical Terms
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
10 Q
dogandpony1023
Today!
294 plays
2 What - Ectomy?
"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
10 Q
Midget40
Mar 13 09
17253 plays
3 Medical Terminology for Malingerers
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
10 Q
MotherGoose
Aug 26 03
21498 plays
4 Medical Terminology for Malingerers 2
The further medical misadventures of the master malingerer, Bruce Bludger (by request).
Tough
10 Q
MotherGoose
Sep 03 03
12549 plays
5 Medical Meanings: Names of Diseases
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
10 Q
MotherGoose
Jan 15 05
15279 plays
6 Medical Terminology II
Here is Part 2 of the first medical terminology quiz.
Average
20 Q
Morrigan716
Jul 04 01
23337 plays
7 Can You Read A Doctor's Script?
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
15 Q
MommyPanda
Jan 05 02
18966 plays
8 What's The Real Diagnosis?
For each of these items I'll briefly outline a situation and give the diagnostic acronym. Choose the correct medical diagnosis.
Average
10 Q
yency
Jan 06 11
6186 plays
9 Eponyms in Medical Terminology
Eponyms are words or phrases formed from, or including, the names of people and places.
Difficult
10 Q
MotherGoose
Oct 26 03
9189 plays
10 Basic Medical Terminology I
Here is a pretty easy quiz on basic medical terminology. Good luck!
Average
20 Q
Morrigan716
Jul 01 01
26133 plays
11 Medical Test Abbreviations and Acronyms
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
10 Q
SnofireRose
Feb 12 08
10194 plays
12 Spare Me Your Medical Mumbo Jumbo!
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
10 Q
vogon
Apr 10 06
7344 plays
13 Medical Terminology
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
10 Q
trypanosome
Jan 02 03
23100 plays
14 The Moon's a Balloon
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
10 Q
Godwit
Jul 02 13
645 plays
15 Medical Terminology
Ever wonder what your doctor is talking about? This should help.
Average
10 Q
crowomn
Feb 19 00
29628 plays
16 Medical Terms for Childhood Conditions
It always helps to know what the doctor is talking about. UK spelling.
Average
10 Q
Kaye19
Nov 10 10
2808 plays
17 What Does All of this 'Medical Terminology' Mean?
This quiz is all about medical words; their meanings, and their different parts. Enjoy!
Average
10 Q
allisonbreca
May 23 04
9693 plays
18 Take this Quiz PRN
I am a nursing student, so for any of you nurses out there this should be a breeze!
Average
10 Q
cfinkenbine
Feb 13 13
873 plays
19 How Well Do You Know Your Medical Terms?
Take a quiz on ten not-so-common medical terms. Guess what terms 'normal people' use for each of the following medical terms.
Tough
10 Q
lindaar
Feb 17 00
7500 plays
20 Medical suffixes and their meanings
These are Greek and Latin suffixes. An example of each will be given in the interesting info.
Average
15 Q
brewer362
Oct 15 06
8457 plays
21 When the Doctor Says....III
When the doctor says a certain phrase, what is he talking about? Number three of the series.
Tough
10 Q
jstagamtome
Apr 12 09
3453 plays
22 Your What Hurts?
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
10 Q
superstar_dj
Feb 17 10
1971 plays
23 Doctor Who?
There are many specialties for doctors; how well do you know them?
Average
10 Q
kinneylover20
Dec 10 11
1905 plays
24 Medical Eponyms
Multiple choice quiz on a variety of medical eponyms.
Tough
15 Q
drtmb
Feb 15 01
10308 plays
25 That's What The Dentist Said.....
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
10 Q
molarman2276
Mar 25 03
4920 plays
26 Derogatory Medicine
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
10 Q
mikej941
Jul 20 04
6036 plays
27 When the Doctor Says.....IV
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
10 Q
jstagamtome
Jun 20 09
2418 plays
28 A Glance through a Medical Lexicon
Medical words can be bizarre and crazily polysyllabic. Do you know anything about the following words?
Average
10 Q
biblioholik
Dec 10 07
2379 plays
29 Medical Terminology
This is a short quiz about medical terminology. Good Luck!
Tough
10 Q
jaredrrt
Jan 08 03
14907 plays
30 When the Doctor Says ... II
Part II of what does the doctor mean when he says something.
Average
10 Q
jstagamtome
Feb 19 04
6396 plays
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