Words I Googled at Work Today

Working in the medical field, always learning new things. A list I will keep updating (hopefully).
  1. Ileus
    Disruption of the propulsive ability of the GI tract.
  2. Tetius
    A tendon in your foot
  3. Wrist abduction
    Flexing your wrists upward.
  4. Atrial Septal Defect
    Aka a "hole" in your heart, a birth defect.
  5. Metformin
    Medication for the treatment of type 2 diabetes.
  6. Wegener's Granulomatosis
    An autoimmune disease characterized by vasculitis (inflammation of blood vessels).
  7. Antelectasis
    Partial collapse of the lung.