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Medical terminology

  • Mar 09, 2017
  • Administrator

Medical terminology is language that is used to accurately describe the human body and associated components, conditions, processes and process in a science-based manner. Some examples are: R.I.C.E., trapezius, and dorsi. It is to be used in the medical and nursing fields. information about the location of an organ, the number of parts, or time involved.

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What is Medical slang?

  • Jun 22, 2012
  • John Doe

Medical slang is a form of slang used by doctors, nurses, paramedics and other hospital or medical staff. Its central aspect is the use of acronyms and informal terminology to describe patients, co-workers or situations. In some cases this is done in a derogatory manner.

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Alcoholism definition

  • Sep 22, 2017
  • Jane Smith

Alcoholism or alcohol dependence is defined by the American Medical Association (AMA) as "a primary, chronic disease with genetic, psychosocial, and environmental factors influencing its development and manifestations.".

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Fibromyalgia: causes and symptoms

  • Jan 31, 2011
  • Monica Belucci

At one time, fibromyalgia was thought of as a psychological disorder. Today, although the exact causes of fibromyalgia are not known, the disorder is believed to be caused by the interplay of biological, psychological, and sociocultural variables.

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