#EngGame #EngVocab: medical vocabulary in English

Working in health sector? Join this #EngGame to practice your vocab. :)

Rules: I’m gonna give the first letter of the word and its definition in each number and you’re going to guess the word. So let’s play!

QUESTIONS

  1. B _ _ _ _ _ _: a strip of fabric used to bind wounds.
  2. F _ _ _ _ _ _ _: a breaking of bones.
  3. P _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _: workers trained to give emergency medical treatment before/during transportation to hospital.
  4. W _ _ _ _: an open cut or sore on the skin.
  5. C _ _: a technique used to help to restore normal breathing by breathing air into the lungs.
  6. B _ _ _ _: the action of blood exiting the body through a cut or wound.
  7. C _ _ _ _: the action resulting from a blockage of the windpipe, such as by food.
  8. S _ _ _ _ _: an interruption of the blood supply to the brain resulting in damaged brain tissue.
  9. P _ _ _ _: a regular throbbing felt in the veins and caused by the contraction of the heart as it pumps blood through the body.
  10. D _ _ _ _: to be suffocated by water filling the lungs.
  11. H _ _ _ _ A _ _ _ _ _: the result of an insufficient oxygen supply to the heart.
  12. I _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _: abnormal state that is essentially a kind of poisoning cause by an excess of drugs/alcohol.

ANSWERS

  1. @Eureza7: Bandage
  2. @yixingjebal: FRACTURE
  3. @FarizMohammed: PARAMEDICS
  4. @Ayyusastri: WOUND
  5. @evasembiring: CPR
  6. @hazelsuxx: Bleed
  7. @mas_nuril: 7. CHOKE
  8. @doreree: Stroke
  9. @vfirstari: PULSE
  10. @chikitawinanzya: Drown
  11. @izzatimachmud: Heart attack
  12. @aguythe21stboy: Intoxication

Source: Fluent English by Barbara Raifsnider

Compiled and written by @NenoNeno at @EnglishTips4U on September 9, 2013

2 thoughts on “#EngGame #EngVocab: medical vocabulary in English”

  1. Woww . I didn’t realize that. Once we answee . And you pick my answer ( to be retweeted ) . You’ll post our name (twitter ID) as above!
    Hihii later i’ll respond some of #EngVocab or #EngGame
    For sure^^
    @Portuguesamava

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