Medical Terminology Quizzes & Trivia

What's up doc? "Brace" yourself for some quizzes on medical terminologies! If you’re an expert on this subject matter, then you should be able to make it out of these quizzes alive and kicking. See if you're in tip-top shape when it comes to illnesses, medicines, hospital terms, to name a few.
Are you ready to name that "itis"? What about the different kinds of medical specializations? Can you guess the common name for some not-so-common medical terminologies? This is just what the doctor ordered! Make your way into these quizzes and test your medical smarts! Are you good to go? It’s time for your checkup! Are you in condition? Are you out of shape? Find out when you take on these quizzes on “medical terminologies”.

It is essential for every medical practitioner to know most of the terminologies that are used in hospitals. Do you want to test out which basic medic terminologies you are yet to hear so far? The quiz below will test out...

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    If a word begins with the prefix hyper, it means:

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...

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As with different sectors, there are some words you may hear in one that will never be heard in the other. Are you a medical student who is willing to test out your knowledge on some interesting medical terminology words? The...

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This is a medical terminology quiz I created for my college course.

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This trivia quiz Questions on Medical Terminology and Human Anatomy is perfect for someone who wants to test out their understanding on some of the common words they will come across in the hospital. If that is you, do give it a...

Questions: 50  |  Attempts: 1744   |  Last updated: Dec 9, 2019
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Medical Terminology Questions & Answers

If a word begins with the prefix hyper, it means:
Yes, the prefix, hyper, does indicate high or excessive.The breakdown would look like this:hyper: above; more than normaltens/o: pressure, tension-ion: action, conditionAn example would be hypertension....highor excessive blood pressure.
What is the sigmoid colon?
Sigma is the 18th letter of the Greek alphabet, it transliterates as 'S'.Sigmoid is therefore 'S' shaped.
Bonus-----Explain what planes of the body are.List two
Plane is an imaginary flat line that is used as reference point of areas of the body. Saggital plane is a verticalimaginary line dividing the body from front to back into left and right, transverse is a horizontal plane that divides the body into inf
Deficient sugar in blood (Proper Spelling)
Hypoglycemia is the correct answer to this question, not hyperglycemia.