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Emergency Services

unit 2 Medical

x-ray a specil picture of the inside of the human body
vaccine / immunization a shot given to keep people form getting sick
medication something given to a sick or hurt person to help them get well
appointment an arrangement to see someone such as a doctor at certain time and place
hospital a place where doctors and nurses and other medical workers care for sick or hurt patients who stay here for a given time, possibly over night
patient a person who gets medical or dental help
laboratory a place where medical test are done
fracture cracked or boken bone
therapy a type of treatment that is done to help a patient get get better
doctor a person who treats sick or hurt people
disease an illness
clinic a place where sick or hurt people go for medical help and do NOT stay over night
health insurance a protection plan that pays part of medical bills
prescription a doctor's written order for medicine that must be taken by a sick or injured person
sprain an injury caused by suddenly twisting the place around a joint
anibiotic a special medicine that cures certain kinds of illness
capsule a type of pill that is is long and round in shape
operation a doctor's action of cutting open the body in order to repair it
nurse a person who helps the doctor
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