Can You Pass A Basic Medical Terminology Quiz

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Can You Pass A Basic Medical Terminology Quiz

Whether it’s your main aspiration to pursue a career in which you get to save lives on a daily basis, or you’re simply trying to brush up your knowledge on some of the basics when it comes to health care, this quiz aims to boost your understanding of some of the most fundamental medical terminology out there. Reckon you know all of it already? Take this quiz and we’ll find out for sure.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Duodenum
    • A. 

      First part of the small intestin

    • B. 

      Second park of large intestin

    • C. 

      First part of large intestin

  • 2. 
    Sigmoid colon
    • A. 

      V shaped portion of the large bowel

    • B. 

      First part of colon

    • C. 

      S- shaped portion of the large bowel

  • 3. 
    Laparoscopy
    • A. 

      Visual examination of the brain

    • B. 

      Visual examination of the liver

    • C. 

      Visual examination of the abdomen

  • 4. 
    Ascites
    • A. 

      Abnormal condition of liver

    • B. 

      Abnormal accumulation of fluid in the abdomen

    • C. 

      Condition of the brain

  • 5. 
    Ileum
    • A. 

      First part of the large intestine

    • B. 

      Third part of the small intestine

    • C. 

      Common bile duct

  • 6. 
    Jejunojejunostomy
    • A. 

      New opening between the liver

    • B. 

      Pertaining to the liver

    • C. 

      New opening between two parts of the jejunum

  • 7. 
    Peritonitis
    • A. 

      Inflammation of the membrane around the abdomen

    • B. 

      Inflammation of the stomach

    • C. 

      Inflammation of the jejuno

  • 8. 
    Paracentesis
    • A. 

      Surgical puncture to remove fluid from the abdomen

    • B. 

      Surgical puncture to remove fluid from the liver

    • C. 

      Surgical puncture to remove fluid

  • 9. 
    Colectomy
    • A. 

      Removal of the liver

    • B. 

      Removal of the colon

    • C. 

      Removal of the nerv endings

  • 10. 
    Colon
    • A. 

      Small intestin

    • B. 

      Small tub connected to the brain

    • C. 

      Large intestine

  • 11. 
    Colostomy
    • A. 

      Small bag to remove liver fluid

    • B. 

      New opening from the large bowel to the surface of the body

    • C. 

      Small opening from the small bowel to the surface of the body

  • 12. 
    Ileitis
    • A. 

      Inflammation of the skin

    • B. 

      Inflammation of the third part of the small intestine

    • C. 

      Inflammation of the first part of the large instestine

  • 13. 
    Jejunum
    • A. 

      Second part of the small intestine

    • B. 

      First part of the small intestine

    • C. 

      Third part of the large intestine

  • 14. 
    Pyloric stenosis
    • A. 

      Largening of the opening between the liver and the stomach

    • B. 

      Narrowing of the opening between the stomach and intestine

    • C. 

      Brain tumor

  • 15. 
    Enterocolitis
    • A. 

      Inflammation of the small and large intestine

    • B. 

      Inflammation of the liver

    • C. 

      Inflammation of the brain

  • 16. 
    Colonitis
    • A. 

      Inflammation of the common bile duct

    • B. 

      Inflammation of the large intestine

    • C. 

      Inflammation of the mouth

  • 17. 
    Diverticula
    • A. 

      Abnormal condition of the colon

    • B. 

      Abnormal side pockets in a hollow organ, such as the intestine

    • C. 

      Abnormal obstuction of the common bile duct

  • 18. 
    Gingitis
    • A. 

      Inflammation of the mouth

    • B. 

      Inflammation of the gums

    • C. 

      Inflammation of the liver

  • 19. 
    Stomaitis
    • A. 

      Inflammation of the mouth

    • B. 

      Inflammation of the gums

    • C. 

      Inflammation of the lips

  • 20. 
    Buccal
    • A. 

      Pertaining to the mouth

    • B. 

      Pertaining to the cheek

    • C. 

      Pertaining to the gums

  • 21. 
    Periodontist
    • A. 

      Specialist in gums

    • B. 

      Specialist in teeth

    • C. 

      Specialist in lips

  • 22. 
    Palatoplasty
    • A. 

      Surgical repair of the roof of the mouth

    • B. 

      Surgical repair of the lips

    • C. 

      Surgical repair of the inner dermis

  • 23. 
    Cheilosis
    • A. 

      Abnormal conditon of the gums

    • B. 

      Abnormal condition of the lip

    • C. 

      Abnormal formation of the leg

  • 24. 
    Periodontal membrane
    • A. 

      Tissue surrounding the liver

    • B. 

      Tissue surrounding the tooth

    • C. 

      Abnormal condition of the skin

  • 25. 
    Choledochojejunostomy
    • A. 

      New opening between the lips and mouth

    • B. 

      New opening between the common bile duck and the jejunum

    • C. 

      New opening between the liver and the colon