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Medical English Exercise | Topic: English for Doctors/Patients/Health 1

(Choose the best response for each one)

1. If pain disappears and then comes back again, it's referred to as "__________________________" pain.

2. We'll have to __________________________ ( = do) some blood tests.

3. I need you to __________________________.
  take a heavy breath
  make a deep breath
  take a deep breath

4. I __________________________ the patient last week. He seemed very healthy.

5. Your test came back __________________________. You are healthy!

6. If someone is HIV-__________________________, it means that he/she has the HIV virus.

7. If you give someone a "clean __________________________", it means that you have determined that the person is completely healthy.
  bill of health
  sheet of health
  paper of health

8. What's another word for "doctor" ?

9. My mother has a __________________________ of needles. = She is afraid of needles.

10. Hopefully we can __________________________ ( = find out) what's wrong with you.

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