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corona phlebectatica
edema
hyperpigmentation
lipodermatosclerosis
reticular veins
spiders
telangiectasia
varicose veins
venous dermatitis
venous disease
venous leg ulcer

Chapter 8 Skin Disorders & Diseases Word Search

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Word Search
Description

cyst
crust
fissure
hypertrophy
hyperpigmentation
eczema
tumor
rosacea
scale
sun
tan
skin tag
vesicle
verruca
wheal
macule
primary
nodule
nevus
mole
milia
lesion
impetigo
bulla
basal cell
anhidrosis
anaerobic
dermatitis
Albinism
Acne

Lower Extremity Venous Pathology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Potentially lethal complication of an acute DVT pulmonary embolism
Three factors associated with thrombus formation is known as: Virchow's triad
Shortness of breath dyspnea
Spitting up blood hemoptysis
Condition in which a venous thrombus dislodges from the vein wall venous thromboembolism
A conservative treatment for an acute DVT elevation
Warfarin is a(n): anticoagulant
Dissolving or breaking down of an existing thrombus thrombolysis
Brown discoloration hyperpigmentation
Venous hypertension can lead to ________ if left untreated. ulceration
Primary varicose veins are: congenital
Common location for SVT valves
Venous insufficiency is also know as venous: reflux
Severe chronic DVTs can lead to a process known as _________________ syndrome. post-thrombotic
Swelling edema
Surgical removal of thrombus thrombectomy
Thrombolytic agent urokinase
Common femoral vein changes in size with: respiration
IVC filter prevents ______ from reaching the lungs. thrombi
DVT greater than a week old chronic

Cardiovascular Disorders Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Medical term for chest pain due to coronary heart disease. Heart muscle doesn't get as much blood. angina pectoris
A disease of arteries characterized by deposition of plaque/fatty materials on inner walls. Atherosclerosis
Blood poisoning. Occurs when a bacterial infection else where gets into the blood stream. septicaemia
Clotting of blood in a part of the circulatory system. thrombosis
A sudden neurological impairment. Occurs when blood gets blocked or limited to the brain. stroke
Caused by inflammation and by group A streptococcus. rheumatic fever
Disease where bone marrow produces increased numbers of leukocytes. leukemia
A herediatary genetic disorder that impairs the body's ability to control blood clotting. haemophilia
A sudden or fatal occurence when one or more of your coronary arteries get blocked. heart attack
Enlarge twisted veins due to valves not functioning properly. Varicose veins
Hardening and thickening of the artery wall due to build up plaque. arteriosclerosis
An enlargement of an artery caused by the weak artery wall. aneurysm
Abnormally high blood pressure. hypertension

Milady Chapter 8 Skin Disease & Disorders Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Small, brownish spot or blemish on the skin. Ranging in color from pale tan to brown or to bluish black 1234
Large blister containing fluid Bulla
Cannot survive in the presence of oxygen Anaerobic
Crack in the skin that penetrates the dermis Fissure
Small blister or sac containing clear fluid, lying within or just beneath the epidermis Vesicle
Abnormal growth of the skin Hypertrophy
Itchy, swollen lesion that lasts only a few hours; caused by a blow or scratch, the bite of an insect, urticaria or nettle sting. Ex. Hives and mosquito bites Wheal
Darker than normal pigmentation Hyperpigmentation
Chronic condition appears on the cheeks and nose, characterized by redness, distended or dilated surface blood vessels Rosacea
Bacterial infection commonly known as pink eye Conjunctivitis
An inflammatory, often chronic disease of the skin characterized by moderate to severe inflammation, scaling, and severe itching Eczema
Contagious bacterial skin infection characterized by weeping lesions Impetigo
Also known as cicatrix Scar
Allergic reaction created by repeated exposure to a chemical or a substance Sensitization
Abnormal brown-colored or wine-colored skin discoloration Stain
Flat spot or discoloration on the skin Macule
Foul-smelling prespiration Bromhidrosis
Also known as wart Verruca
Technical term for freckles Lentigines
Also known as a birthmark Nevus
Liver spots Chloasma
Hereditary condition that causes hypo pigmented spots and splotches on the skin, may be related to thyroid conditions Vitiligo
Abnormal, rounded, solid lump above, within, or under the skin Tubercle
Absence on pigment, resulting in light or white splotches Hypopigmentation
Skin sore or abrasion produced by scratching or scraping Excoriation
Open lesion on the skin or mucous membrane of the body, accompanied by pus and loss of skin depth Ulcer
Inflammatory condition of the skin Dermatitis
Congenital hypopigmentation Albinism
Skin disease characterized by red patches covered with silver-white scales; usually found on the scalp, elbows, knees, chest, and lower back Psoriasis
Thick scar Keloid
Blackheads Comedo
Dead cells that form over a wound or blemish Crust
Closed, abnormally developed sac containing fluid, pus, semi-fluid, or morbid matter Cyst

CARDIOLOGY/VASCULAR CROSSWORD

Type
Crossword
Description

2 words; left atrioventricular valve bicuspidvalve
2 words; right atrioventricular valve tricuspidvalve
2 words; the pacemaker of the heart sinoatrialnode
a condition that is also referred to as the "silent killer" hypertension
recommended diet to manage hypertension DASH
turbulent blood flow that results in blowing, whooshing or rasping sounds that occurs during heartbeat murmur
ECG electrocardiogram
blood pressure below 90/60 hypotension
bluish, purplish discolouration of skin or mucus membranes due to low oxygen saturation cyanosis
2 words; metabolic disorder that causes blood glucose levels to rise diabetesmellitus
low blood potassium levels hypokalemia
deviation form the normal pattern of the heart beat arrhythmia
2 words; life-threatening arrhythmia; diagnosed when there are three or more Premature Ventricular Contractions (PVCs) in a row ventriculartachycardia
2 words; severe derangement of the heart rhythm; ventricular quiver, no pulse ventricularfibrillation
cardiac arrest rhythm with no electrical activity present on ECG; flat line. asystole
antiplatelet agent commonly given at 81mg ASA
gradual thickening of the arterial wall, resulting in a narrow lumen atherosclerosis
excessive level of lipids in plasma hyperlipidemia
out-pouchings or dilations of the blood vessel wall aneurysm
inflammation of the veins due to formation of thrombus DVT
blood vessel that carries deoxygenated blood back to heart; contains one-way valves vein
bandages used for the management of venous ulcers compression
2 words; solution that is commonly used to clean wounds normalsaline
3 words; pain in a limb that is no longer there phantomlimbpain
resting heart rate below 60 beats per minute bradycardia
change of skin in the lower legs that often occurs in patients with venous insufficiency lipodermasclerosis
2 words; enlarged and twisted veins varicoseveins
surgical procedure that widens an artery with the insertion of a stent angioplasty
anticoagulant that is commonly used to prevent the formation of blood clots dalteparin
medical procedure that delivers electric shocks to restore a normal heart rhythm cardioversion

HEMODYNAMICS Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

central venous pressure cvp
Two types of hemodynamic monitoring: invasive and noninvasive
consist of a bag of normal saline flush system
fluid in motion hydrodynamic pressure
MAP mean artiral pressure
false signals superimposed on the true signal artifact
loss of energy and vibrations within the monitoring system due to frictional resistance damping
the introduction of a selected pressure calibration
the monitoring systems ability to measure physiologi pressure changes. dynamic response
catheter whip artifact catheter noise
catheters are placed with the catheter tip directed into the flow of the blood arterial
blood flows through the arteries with this type of force tremendous
venous pressure can be noninvasivly mesured by jugular veins
an exaggerated decrese in pulse volume during inspiration and increase pulse volume during exhalation pulsus paradoxus
represent objective indications of changes in body function or illness signs
patients subjective percepton of changes in body function or indications of disease symptoms
in the cardiac patient, dyspnea usually relfects pulmonary edema
two jugular veins external and internal
the frequency at which any structure oscillates is termed natural frequency
type of system attach to a water manometer fluid

Disorders and Diseases of the Digestive System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The surgical removal of the gallbladder cholecystectomy
A condition characterized by difficulty in defecating constipation
A chronic, inflammatory bowel disease that usually affects the small intestine or colon crohns disease
The occurrence of frequent, watery bowel movements diarrhea
Solid crystals that form from substances in the bile of the gallbladder gallstones
An inflammation of the stomach or intestine that produces some combination of nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and abdominal pain gastroenteritis
The movement of chyme from the stomach into the lower esophagus gastroesophageal reflux
An abbreviation for the chronic inflammation of the esophagus caused by the upward flow of gastric juice (caused by gastroesophageal reflux) GERD
A disease characterized by inflammation of and damage to the liver hepatitis
A condition in which the wall of the small and/or large intestine becomes chronically inflamed inflammatory bowel disease
Inflammation of the pancreas pancreatitis
A disease that affects the supporting structure of the teeth and the gums periodontal disease
A break in the lining of the stomach, duodenum, or lower esophagus ulcer
An inflammatory bowel disease that usually affects the colon and the mucosal layer of the intestinal wall ulcerative colitis

Pigment disorders of the skin Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A.k.a. "Pinkeye"; infection of the eye(s) and may be caused by a bacteria or a virus Conjunctivitis
Broad term used to describe any inflammatory condition of the skin Dermatitis
Contagious bacterial skin infection characterized by weeping lesions and usually caused by staphylococcus bacteria. Impetigo
Inflammatory, uncomfortable, and often chronic disease of the skin; includes scaling and sometimes severe itching Eczema
Recurring viral infection that often presents as a fever blister (no spaces) HerpesSimplex1
Skin disease characterized by red patches covered with silver-white scales Psoriasis
Abnormal discolorations Dyschromias
Darker than normal pigmentation Hyperpigmentation
The absence of pigment, resulting in light or white splotches Hypopigmentation
Absence of melanin in the body Albinism
"Mask of pregnancy", hyperpigmentation in spots that are not elevated Chloasma
"freckles" Lentigines
Light, abnormal patches caused by a burn, scar, inflammation, or congenital disease Leukoderma
"birthmark" Nevus
Abnormal brown-colored or wine-colored skin discoloration with a circular or irregular shape Stain
The change in pigmentation of skin caused by exposure to the sun or UV light Tan
Hereditary condition that causes hypopigmented spots and splotches on the skin that often appear milky white Vitiligo

dermatology Word Search

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Description

VITILIGO
TUMOR
STAIN
PSORIASIS
LENTIGINES
KERATOMA
KELOID
IMPETIGO
HYPOPIGMENTATION
HYPERTROPHY
HYPERPIGMENTATION
HYPER HIDROSIS
HERPES SIMPLEX
FREE RADICALS
FISSURE
EXCORIATION
ECZEMA
DYSCHROMIAS
DERMATITIS
CYST
CRUST
CONTACT DERMATITIS
CONJUCTIVITIS
CLOSED COMEDO
CHLOASMA
BULLA
BROMHIDROSIS
BASAL CELL CARCINOMA
ANHIDROSIS
ANAEROBIC
ALMINISM

Chronic Disease Word Search

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Description

Addison's disease
Dermatitis
Leukemia
Anemia
Psoriasis
Hepatitis
Ulcerative colitis
Respiratory disease
Colitis
Alzheimer
Crohn's disease
Systemic disease
Heart failure
Arthritis
Asthma