Nursing Process And Medical Terms! Trivia Quiz

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When you are a nursing student, there are a lot of terms that you come across and it is very important to ensure that you know how to use them and what they mean. The quiz below is designed to ensure that as an aspiring nurse, you have a good understanding of the nursing process and medical terms. Give it a try!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Neuralgia
    • A. 

      Nerve pain

    • B. 

      Muscle pain

    • C. 

      Neuron pain

    • D. 

      Difficulty swallowing

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 2. 
    Nephrotomy
    • A. 

      Visual exam of liver

    • B. 

      Visual exam of kidney

    • C. 

      Surgical incision of the Kidney

    • D. 

      Surgical incision of the Liver

  • 3. 
    Neural
    • A. 

      Pertaining to a nerve or nerves

    • B. 

      Nerve pain

    • C. 

      Pertaining to movement of nerves

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 4. 
    Nephrosis
    • A. 

      Abnormal condition of the Kidney

    • B. 

      Abnormal condition of the liver

    • C. 

      Abnormal condition of the liver

    • D. 

      Inflammation of the kidney

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 5. 
    Iatrogenic
    • A. 

      Pertaining to a patients lab results

    • B. 

      Pertaining to a patients condition of the liver

    • C. 

      Pertaining to a patients abnormal condition that results unexpectedly from a specific treatment, medical or technical treatment

    • D. 

      A&B

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 6. 
    Diagnosis
    • A. 

      1st step in assessment

    • B. 

      2nd step in nursing assessment

    • C. 

      Interpret & analyze patient data.Identify patient strenghts & health problems. formulate & validate nursing diagnosis.Develop a prioritzed list of nursing diagnoses. Detect 7 refer s/S that may indicate a problem beyond the nurses experience

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 7. 
    Hematoma
    • A. 

      Blood tumor

    • B. 

      Cancer of blood

    • C. 

      Bruise "black & blue' mark. Mass of blood within organ or tissue or space. Break in the wall of blood vessel.

    • D. 

      Bruise

  • 8. 
    Incision
    • A. 

      Removal of organ

    • B. 

      Cutting into organ or body part

    • C. 

      Cutting into and viewing of organ & body part

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 9. 
    Sarcoma
    • A. 

      Cancecerous (bening) tumor

    • B. 

      Cancerous (malignant) tumor of connective tissue. such as bone, muscle, fat or cartilage

    • C. 

      Cancerous (malignant) tumor of connective tissue. such as joints and ligaments

    • D. 

      B&C

  • 10. 
    Pathogenic
    • A. 

      Microorganism in the body

    • B. 

      Pertaining to producing disease

    • C. 

      Pertaining to producing non pathogenic disease

    • D. 

      Pertaining to microorganism

  • 11. 
    Osteotomy
    • A. 

      Cutting through an organ

    • B. 

      Cutting through and removing the bone

    • C. 

      Cutting through a bone

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 12. 
    Ostectomy
    • A. 

      Surgical incision of a bone or portion of a bone

    • B. 

      Surgical cutting of a bone

    • C. 

      Cutting of a bone

  • 13. 
    Endoscopy
    • A. 

      Visual exam of all organs

    • B. 

      Visual exam of hollow organ or cavities with an scope

    • C. 

      Visual exam of hollow organ or cavities with an endoscope

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 14. 
    Hypodermic is pertaining to under or
  • 15. 
    Hypoglycemia
    • A. 

      Low sugar

    • B. 

      Abnomarlly low levels of sugar in the circulation

    • C. 

      Abnormally low levels of sugar in the blood

  • 16. 
    Hyperglycemia
    • A. 

      Eating too much sweets

    • B. 

      Low sugar

    • C. 

      Higher than nomal levels of sugar in the blood

  • 17. 
    Hypogastric
    • A. 

      Pertaining to gasric system

    • B. 

      Pertaining to above the stomach

    • C. 

      Pertaining to below the stomach

  • 18. 
    Sub renal
    • A. 

      Below the kidney

    • B. 

      Below the liver

    • C. 

      None of the above

  • 19. 
    Transdermal
    • A. 

      Pertaining to under the skin

    • B. 

      Pertaining to epidermis

    • C. 

      Pertaining to through or across the skin

    • D. 

      Pertaining to through the skin

  • 20. 
    Transhepatic
    • A. 

      Pertaining to through or across the kidney

    • B. 

      Pertaining to through or across the liver

    • C. 

      Pertaining to the liver

  • 21. 
    Sub hepatic
    • A. 

      Below the kidney

    • B. 

      Pertaining to below the liver

    • C. 

      Pertaining to above the liver

  • 22. 
    Heptatoma
    • A. 

      Tumor of kidney

    • B. 

      Tumor of liver (bening)

    • C. 

      Tumor of liver (malignant)

  • 23. 
    Pathology
    • A. 

      Study of cells

    • B. 

      Study of microorganism

    • C. 

      Study of disease

  • 24. 
    Cytology
    • A. 

      Study of pathology

    • B. 

      Study of neurons

    • C. 

      Study of cells

  • 25. 
    Dermatology
    • A. 

      Study of the skin

    • B. 

      Study of the skin & its diseases

    • C. 

      Study of the epidermis

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