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Polio Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

bubospinal polio
bulbar polio
diseases
fever
headache
inactivated vaccine
oral polio vaccine
paralysis
polio
spinal polio
symptom
virus

Nervous System Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a cancer that is commonly found in the adrenal glands neuroblastoma
doctors that specialize in the brain and nervous system neurologists
weakness, numbness, and pain from nerve damage, usually in the hands and feet neuropathy
peer-reviewed scientific journal in the field of neuroscience neuropharmacology
toxins that are poisonous or destructive to nerve tissue neurotoxin
deadly virus spread to people from the saliva of infected animals rabies
reactivation of the chickenpox virus in the body, causing a painful rash shingles
a structure that permits a neuron to pass an electrical or chemical signal to another neuron synapse
the computational process by which an individual neuron processes its synaptic inputs and converts them into an output signal synaptic integration
a surgical procedure that disables selected pain-conducting tracts in the spinal cord, in order to achieve loss of pain and temperature perception cordotomy
broad term for any brain disease that alters brain function or structure encephalopathy
a condition in which patients experience neurological symptoms such as weakness, movement disorders, sensory symptoms and blackouts functional brain disease
abnormal smallness of the brain microencephaly
he infection or the inflammation of the white matter or gray matter of the spinal cord which is a part of the central nervous system that acts as a bridge between the brain and the rest of the body myelitis
a type of radiographic examination that uses a contrast medium to detect pathology of the spinal cord, including the location of a spinal cord injury, cysts, and tumors myelogram
a relatively mild mental illness that is not caused by organic disease, involving symptoms of stress but not a radical loss of touch with reality neuroses
the destruction of all or part of the globus pallidus by chemicals or freezing, in the treatment of Parkinson's disease pallidectomy
a mental disorder characterized by a disconnection from reality psychoses
composed of bundles, which connect various gray matter areas of the brain to each other, and carry nerve impulses between neurons white matter
a major component of the central nervous system, consisting of neuronal cell bodies, neuropil, glial cells , synapses, and capillaries grey matter
a combination of areflexia/hyporeflexia and autonomic dysfunction that accompanies spinal cord injury spinal shock
the loss of the ability to move in part or most of the body, typically as a result of illness, poison, or injury paralysis
contains the cell bodies of sensory neurons entering the spinal cord spinal ganglia
the most popular method of pain relief during labor epidural
a highly selective semipermeable membrane barrier that separates the circulating blood from the brain and extracellular fluid in the central nervous system blood-brain barrier
a thick membrane that is the outermost of the three layers of the meninges that surround the brain and spinal cord dura matter
the delicate innermost layer of the meninges, the membranes surrounding the brain and spinal cord pia matter
regions of the cerebral cortex, in the human or other primate brain, defined by its cytoarchitecture, or histological structure and organization of cells brodmann areas
the part of the nervous system consisting of the brain and spinal cord central nervous system

Anxiety Disorders Crossword

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Description

apprehension, dread or uneasiness similar to fear but based on an unclear threat anxiety
type of anxiety where you are in a chronic state of tension generalized
symptom of generalized anxiety disorder. starts with the letter L lethargy
when you fear something embarrassing will happen if you are in an unfamiliar situation agoraphobia
when you are fearful and nervous when away from home. two words separation anxiety
one of my everyday symptoms. 2 words, starts with the letters H and P heart palpitations
feeling outside of yourself depersonalization
cause of panic disorder. two words, starts with letters M and S major stress
type of anxiety, fear of situations which they can be observed, evaluated or embarrassed social
one of the solutions to help cope with anxiety. two words, starts with the letters D and B deep breaths
one of my everyday symptoms. starts with the letter S shakiness
type of symptom. starts with the letter F fatigue
_______________ by almost everything, especially going out alone triggered
left ____________________ and uncomfortable unhappy
_______________________ sensations, numbness or weakness in the body tingling
feelings of ___________________ unreality

Symptoms of Heat Stroke Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

confusion
cramping
disoriented
dizziness
fast heartbeat
High Fever
lack of sweat
muscle weakness
nausea
reddish skin
seizures
severe headache
vomiting

HIV/AIDS Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

A medicine/ drug or treatment effective against viruses is antiviral
Action or process of spreading something to another person is transmitted
An fatal disease caused by the human immunodeficiency virus, or HIV AIDS
The _________ ___________ protects your body from diseases and infections immune system
The causative agent of an infectious disease virus
A fluid or fluid secretions of the body (ex: blood, semen, saliva) body fluids
Fluid that circulates throughout the body and carries oxygen blood
Keep something from happening prevention
Virus that attacks the immune system HIV
Medical treatment replaces an particular absent enzyme in patient enzyme replacement therapy

Influenza Word Search

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Word Search
Description

pneumonia
headache
fatigue
cough
chills
fever
free
disease
contagious
hospital
death
vaccine
infected
sick
virus
annual
influenza

Medical Terminology Crossword

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Crossword
Description

________ syndrome is caused by excessive cortisol. Symptoms include weight gain, "moon face" and "buffalo hump" Cushings
Detached ______ is the cause of sudden loss of vision, often described as "a curtain over the visual field" Retina
Symptoms include numbness or paralysis on one side, confusion, and severe headache Stroke
A stroke caused by a bleed in the brain Hemorrhagic
A stroke caused by a lack of oxygen to the brain Ischemic
A stroke caused by a blockage cutting off perfusion Embolic
Polyuria, polydypsia, and polyphagia are all symptoms of this Diabetes
Decreased urine output, fluid retention, and shortness of breath are symptoms of _____ failure Renal
A fruity breath odor can indicate diabetic ____________ Ketoacidosis
You might observe blanching of the skin, inflammation, or cool temperature with this complication following IV placement Infiltration
Hives, swollen tongue, and constriction of the airway are all symptoms of this life-threatening reaction Anaphylaxis
Lower right quadrant pain, fever, nausea and vomiting are symptoms of ___________ and warrants immediate medical attention Appendicitis
Shortness of breath, cough, and chest pain are all symptoms of this pulmonary issue caused by a clot Embolism
Pain and swelling in the leg and pain in the calf are indicators of Deep Vein __________ caused by a clot Thrombosis
___________ Syndrome occurs when increased pressure causes circulation to an area to be restricted, most commonly seen in patients with casts Compartment
The facial "butterfly rash" is characteristic of this autoimmune disease Lupus
Joint pain, redness, warmth, and stiffness are all symptoms of __________ Arthritis Rheumatoid
This type of arthritis usually affects the big toe and manifests in warmth, swelling, redness, and acute onset of pain Gout
Jaundice, easy bruising, and fatigue are symptoms of _________ of the liver which can occur in patients who use alcohol or have viral Hepatitis B or C Cirrhosis
Asymmetry, Border irregularity, varying Color, large Diameter and Evolution or change are all indicators of ________ in a mole Melanoma
A tuberculin (PPD) skin test is performed to test for this infectious disease. Symptoms include a productive cough, chills and sweating at night, anorexia, and fatigue Tuberculosis

Disease and Parasites 4.02 Crossword

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Is a non-serious disease associated with cat bites and scratches that result in swelling and soreness around the bite or scratch. CATSCRATCHFEVER
Scientific name is Ascarids. They are roundworms that affect dogs and cats, may be passed on to humans causing fever, headache, cough, and poor appetite. HOOKWORM
A tick-transmitted bacterial disease that results in a rash, distinctive skin lesion, hives and flu-like symptoms. LYMEDISEASE
Is a disease contracted by caged birds such as parrots, budgerigars, and related birds. PSITTACOSIS
A viral disease that affects the nervous system. RABIES
Is a fungal skin disease that shows up as round, scaly, encrusted lesions on the skin, hair may be lost. RINGWORM
Causes coagulation of the blood. ROCKYMOUNTAIN
Is a disease that results from an infection of Salmonella bacteria and may be transmitted to humans and other animals. SALMONELLOSIS
Are occasionally carried by dogs and cats and may cause AHD which can be fatal to humans if unnoticed for years. TAPEWORM
Seven species carry rocky mountain-spotted fever and five species most often carry Zysore disease. TICKS
Disease produced by infection of Toxoplasma gondii parasite and spread through contaminated litter or cat feces. TOXOPLASMOSIS

Anxiety Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

pacing
benzodiazepines
ssri
pharmacological
counselling
exercise
discomfort
irritability
panic
severe
moderate
mild
insomnia
celexa
cipralex
zoloft
prozac
clonazepam
valium
diazepam
ativan
lorazepam
tension
antianxiety
antidepressants
anxiety

Animal Science Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Diseases that can be transmitted from animals to humans Zoonoses
Organisms that live on or within another organism or host Parasites
Food or nourishment from the host Sustenance
A tear or pulled out wound Evulsions
Within the skin Intradermal
Within the muscle Intramuscular
Proteins that function as antibodies, "Immune ________ ________" Gamma Globulin
Disease produced by infection of the parasite toxoplasma gondii Toxoplasmosis
Disease caused by the salmonella bacteria Salmonellosis
Organism that multiplies in the cells of the small peripheral blood vessels, causing coagulation of the blood Rickettsia
Tick transmitted disease affecting both humans & animals Lyme
Carried by both dogs & cats, can cause a rare & potentially fatal disease Tape Worms
Common parasitic roundworms in dogs & cats Ascarids
Disease transmitted by caged birds; also known as Parrot Fever Psittacosis
Bacteria infections, causes sore throats, & can be transmitted by dogs Streptococcal