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Vocabulary Quiz Three (PE)

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  • 1. 
    What does "cachectic" mean?
    • A. 

      Fatigued

    • B. 

      Wasting away

    • C. 

      Anxious-appearing

    • D. 

      Disoriented

  • 2. 
    What does "afebrile" mean?
    • A. 

      Fatigued

    • B. 

      Disoriented

    • C. 

      With a fever

    • D. 

      Without a fever

  • 3. 
    In what system would you chart "febrile" for the PE?
    • A. 

      Psychiatric

    • B. 

      Constitutional

    • C. 

      Respiratory

    • D. 

      Neurological

  • 4. 
    Match the following terms with their corresponding system for the PE.
    • A. Conjunctiva
    • A.
    • B. Cervical Motion Tenderness
    • B.
    • C. Cerumen
    • C.
  • 5. 
    Match the following terms with their corresponding system for the PE.
    • A. Rales
    • A.
    • B. Carotid Bruit
    • B.
    • C. PERRL
    • C.
  • 6. 
    What is the term for "An oxygen deficiency (related to the pulse oximetry vital sign)?"
  • 7. 
    "McBurney's Point" corresponds to the Abdominal/GI exam?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Check all of the terms below that apply to the Abdominal/GI physical examination.
    • A. 

      Hemiplegia

    • B. 

      Guarding

    • C. 

      Tympanic Membrane

    • D. 

      Hemorrhoids

    • E. 

      Murphy's Sign

  • 9. 
    Normocephalic is a term that applies to the "head" for the PE?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Match the following terms with their corresponding systems for the PE.
    • A. Fontanelle
    • A.
    • B. Lumbar
    • B.
    • C. Meningismus
    • C.
  • 11. 
    What does "JVD" stand for (remember: spelling counts)?
  • 12. 
    What are "peritoneal signs?"
    • A. 

      Findings hat suggest an abnormality to the lining of the abdomen.

    • B. 

      Findings in the neck exam. that indicate possible meningitis.

    • C. 

      Findings in the cardiovascular exam. that indicate a possible heart attack.

    • D. 

      Findings in the neurological exam. that indicate a possible stroke.

  • 13. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Check the following findings that belong in the cardiovascular system.
    • A. 

      Murmur

    • B. 

      Rhonchi

    • C. 

      Retractions

    • D. 

      Tripoding

  • 15. 
    What is the term for: "fluid collection causing swelling?"
    • A. 

      Erythema

    • B. 

      Edema

    • C. 

      Clubbing

    • D. 

      Cyanosis

  • 16. 
    What does "RLE" mean?
  • 17. 
    What is the acronym for the right lower part of the abdomen?
    • A. 

      RLQ

    • B. 

      LUQ

    • C. 

      RUQ

    • D. 

      RLPA

  • 18. 
    What is the term for a bloody nose? (Remember: spelling counts)
  • 19. 
    The terms "tachycardia" and "bradycardia" are contradictory?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    You are allowed to touch a patient. (True or false)
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False