OET – Spelling Quiz

How good is your spelling? What have you thought of the following medical terms?

Lachrymation Crying (watering of eyes!)
Photalgia Pain in eyes when exposed to bright light
Epistaxis Bleeding from nose
Morsicatio buccarum Biting down one’s inner cheeks
Xerosis Dryness of skin
Proctalgia fugax Pain in and around the rectum and anus
Procidentia Descent of any internal organ (prolapse)
Bruxism Teeth grinding
Rhinorrhoea Runny nose
Horripilation Goosebumps
Pyrexia Fever
Hyperhidrosis Excessive sweating
Dysphagia Difficulty in swallowing
Dyspnea Difficulty in breathing
A lung disease caused by inhaling silica dust.

Now, proceed to the Quiz below and get your Score!

  • Question of

    Loss of mental capacity.

    • Dementia
    • Dimentia
    • Demensia
  • Question of

    A recently dead person

    • Diseased
    • Deceased
    • Deseased
  • Question of

    Suffering from a disease

    • Deseased
    • Diseased
    • Diceased
  • Question of

    a damaging immune response by the body to a substance, especially a particular food, pollen, fur, or dust, to which it has become hypersensitive.

    • Alergy
    • Allergie
    • Allergy
  • Question of

    A partial or total loss of memory.

    • Amnetia
    • Amnisia
    • Amnesia
  • Question of

    a condition in which there is a deficiency of red cells or of haemoglobin in the blood, resulting in pallor and weariness.

    • Aneamic
    • Anaemic
    • Aneimic
  • Question of

    Drugs used to alleviate depression.

    • Anti-depressant
    • Anti-dipresent
    • Anti-deprassent
  • Question of

    A respiratory condition marked by attacks of spasm in the bronchi of the lungs, causing difficulty in breathing. It is usually connected to allergic reaction or other forms of hypersensitivity.

    • Asma
    • Asthama
    • Asthma
  • Question of

    The action or process of reviving someone from unconsciousness or apparent death.

    • Resuciation
    • Ressuciation
    • Resuscitation
  • Question of

    A chronic or persistent disorder of the mental processes caused by brain disease or injury and marked by memory disorders, personality changes, and impaired reasoning.

    • Dementia
    • Dimentia
    • Demensia
  • Question of

    A disease that occurs when your blood glucose, also called blood sugar, is too high.

    • Diabetese
    • Diabetes
  • Question of

    A blood sugar level below 70 mg/dL (3.9 mmol/L)

    • hypoglicemia
    • hypoglysemia
    • hypoglycemia
  • Question of

    A surgical cut made in skin or flesh.

    • Incision
    • Insition
    • Insision
  • Question of

    (of a part of the body) red or swollen as a result of inflammation.

    • Inflammed
    • Inflamed
  • Question of

    The action of walking with difficulty, typically because of a damaged or stiff leg or foot.

    • Limbing
    • Limping
  • Question of

    Cause (pain, distress, or difficulty) to become less severe or serious.

    • Relieve
    • Releive
  • Question of

    Be given, presented with, or paid (something).

    • Receive
    • Recieve
  • Question of

    create (an embryo) by fertilizing an egg.

    • Concieve
    • Conceive
  • Question of

    A sudden, uncontrolled electrical disturbance in the brain

    • Siezure
    • Seizure
  • Question of

    A naval string

    • Umbilical cord
    • Umbillical cord

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