Quiz: 94% Of Americans Can't Spell Every One These Medical Words - Can You?

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Can you correctly spell those medical terms you often hear?

If you're a spelling wizard or if you perhaps work in the medical field, then you should be able to ace this quiz with little difficulty!

 Jul 14, 2020

1 of 21Choose the correctly spelled term!

This means it's not harmful.
Benign
Benine
Bening

2 of 21Choose the correctly spelled term!

Flu is the common name for this.
Influennza
Influenza
Influencesa

3 of 21Choose the correctly spelled term!

A condition characterized by excessive hair loss.
Alopesia
Alopesha
Alopecia

4 of 21Choose the correctly spelled term!

This is the largest bone in the human body.
Feemer
Fermer
Femur

5 of 21Choose the correctly spelled term!

If you have this, you are lacking vitamin C.
Scurvy
Scarvy
Scruvy

6 of 21Choose the correctly spelled term!

This is associated with chest pain.
Angina
Angyna
Agina

7 of 21Choose the correctly spelled term!

If you have this, you must be low on iron.
Anemia
Annemia
Anemmia

8 of 21Choose the correctly spelled term!

This is another term for bruises.
Confusions
Contusions
Convursions

9 of 21Choose the correctly spelled term!

This term refers to blood clots in the brain.
Enbomlism
Embolism
Enbolism

10 of 21Choose the correctly spelled term!

Characterized by having low blood pressure.
Hyppotension
Hippotension
Hypotension

11 of 21Choose the correctly spelled term!

Stitches are also known as:
Sootures
Soothetures
Sutures

12 of 21Choose the correctly spelled term!

Chicken pox is medically known as:
Variedcella
Varcella
Varicella

13 of 21Choose the correctly spelled term!

When you give a participant a dummy pill or fake treatment, you are testing the ____ effect.
Placebough
Plascibo
Placebo

14 of 21Choose the correctly spelled term!

This is the outermost layer of the skin.
Epidermis
Apiedermis
Epidermsis

15 of 21Choose the correctly spelled term!

This means it's cancerous.
Malgiant
Malignant
Mailignant

16 of 21Choose the correctly spelled term!

This medical term refers to wasting-away of tissues in the body.
Atrophi
Atorphy
Atrophy

17 of 21Choose the correctly spelled term!

This is a type of tube used in various medical procedures.
Catheter
Cateter
Catether

18 of 21Choose the correctly spelled term!

This is a test that looks inside your colon.
Colonoscospy
Colonoscopy
Colonscopy

19 of 21Choose the correctly spelled term!

This is when medication or fluids is directly put into your veins.
Intravenous
Intrevenous
Intervenous

20 of 21Choose the correctly spelled term!

This means relieving symptoms like pain without curing.
Palliative
Pallative
Pallitive

21 of 21Choose the correctly spelled term!

This means just beneath the skin.
Subcutaneous
Subcutanous
Subcuteneous
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