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222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ 2 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS Syndrome) age edad Agency for Toxic Substances and Agencia para Sustancias Txicas y el Registro de Enfermedades agent agente aggression agresin, agresividad, ferocidad, violencia agoraphobia agorafobia Agpar test escala de Agpar, prueba al momento de nacer AIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency SIDA (Sndrome de Inmunodeficiencia Adquirida) air aire airborne disease enfermedad transmitida por va area air filter filtro de aire air pollution contaminacin del aire air quality calidad del aire airborne precautions medidas para prevenir la transmisin por va area airways vas respiratorias/ areas alarm alarma albacore albacora albino albino(a) albumin albmina albuterol salbutamol alcohol alcohol, licor, chupe, pisto

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ alcoholic alcohlico(a), alcoholizado(a) Alcoholic Anonymous (AA) Alcohlicos Annimos (AA) alcoholism alcoholismo alert level nivel de alerta alert alerta alive vivo(a) alkalosis alcalosis allergen alrgeno, alergnico allergic alrgico(a) allergist alergista allergy alergia alopecia alopecia, prdida del cabello alternative alternativo(a) alveoli alvolos Alzheimers disease enfermedad/ mal de Alzheimer amalgam amalgama ambient ambiente, los alrededores ambient air aire ambiental ambulance ambulancia amebiasis amibiasis, amebiasis amenorrhea amenorrea amino acid aminocido amnesia amnesia, prdida de la memoria amniocentesis, amnio amniocentesis amniotic fluid lquido amnitico amoeba ameba, amiba amphetamines anfetaminas

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222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ asymptomatic asintomtico(a) at risk en peligro, en riesgo atheroma ateroma athlete's foot pie de atleta, tia podal, hongos en los pies atrophy atrofia atropine atropina attack rate tasa de ataque attack atacar, ataque, acto, evento auditory nerve nervio auditivo autoimmunization autoinmunizacin autoimmune disease enfermedad autoinmune/ de auto inmunidad autopsy autopsia avalanche alud, avalancha avian influenza/ flu influenza/ gripe aviar avocado aguacate awareness conciencia, alerta 5 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS babesiosis babesiosis baby beb, nene(a), nio(a), recin nacido baby blues depresin postnatal/ puerperal baby bottle tooth decay caries causadas por el bibern baby clothes ropa de beb baby powder polvo / talco para beb baby teeth primeros dientes, dientes de leche baby walker caminador para nios

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222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ biological threat amenaza biolgica biopsy biopsia biosecurity level nivel de bioseguridad bioterrorism bioterrorismo, terrorismo biolgico bipolar disorder trastorno bipolar birth control control de natalidad birth control implant implante anticonceptivo birth control method mtodo anticonceptivo/ contraceptivo/ de control de natalidad birth control shot inyeccin anticonceptiva birth defect defecto de nacimiento/ congnito birthmark marca / lunar de nacimiento biscuit bizcocho, bollo, galleta bisexual bisexual bite morder, mordida black heads espinillas black widow spider viuda negra, araa capulina blackberry zarzamora blackout spell desmayo bladder vejiga bland diet dieta blanda blanket manta, frazada, cobija blastomycosis blastomycosis bleaching blanqueamiento bleeding sangrar, desangramiento, hemorragia bleeding between periods sangrar entre perodos / reglas bleeding gums sangrado de encas

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222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS blurred vision vista nublada / empaada body fluids fluidos corporales/ del cuerpo body cuerpo boil grano, absceso, fornculo, comedn boiled hervido bomb bomba bone hueso bone deformity deformidad de los huesos bone fracture fractura / quebradura de los huesos bone marrow mdula sea booster shot vacuna de refuerzo boots botas bored aburrido boss patrn, jefe bottle bibern, mamadera, botella, tetero, mamila, pacha bottle feeding dar bibern, alimentar con bibern, lactancia artificial botulism botulismo bouillon cube cubito de caldo bowel movement deposicin, defecacin, evacuacin, excretar, obrar, hacer del cuerpo, ir al bao, hacer del dos bowl plato hondo, tazn, cuenco bow-legged corvo, cascorvo, con piernas arqueadas, patizambo, zambo

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222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ call bell timbre calorie calora campylobacteriosis enteritis por Campylobacter can lata, bote cancer cncer candidiasis candidiasis candy golosina, dulce, caramelo cane bastn, bordn canine canino, colmillo canister pomo, bote canned en lata, enlatado(a) cantaloupe meln caper alcaparra capillariasis capilariasis capillary capilar capsule cpsula car seat asiento de beb para el auto / carro, asiento de seguridad para vehculos carbohydrate carbohidrato, hidrato de carbono carbon dioxide dixido de carbono carbon monoxide monxido de carbono carcinogen cancergeno(a), carcingeno(a) carcinoma carcinoma, tumor maligno cardiac arrest paro cardaco, ataque al corazn, paro del corazn cardiac arrhythmia arritmia cardaca cardiac cardaco

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ cardiology cardiologa cardiomyopathy cardiomiopata, enfermedad del miocardio cardiopulmonary cardiopulmonar cardiovascular cardiovascular carotid artery arteria cartida carp carpa carpenter carpintero(a) carpentry carpintera carrier portador(a) carrot zanahoria carrying cargar, acarrear cartilage cartlago case definition definicin de caso case study estudio de caso casserole cacerola cast yeso, escayola casual casual cat gato CAT scan tomografa axial computarizada C 10 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS cataract catarata catastrophe catstrofe catastrophic catastrfico (a) catfish bagre, siluro

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ catheter catter, sonda, tubo de drenado cat-scratch disease enfermedad por rasguo de gato cattle fly tbano Caucasian caucsico(a), blanco(a) cauliflower coliflor cavity cavidad, picada celery apio cell clula, glbulo (de la sangre) cellulites celulitis Centers for Disease Control Centros de Control y Prevencin de Enfermedades central nervous system sistema nervioso central cereal cereal cerebellum cerebelo cerebral cortex corteza cerebral cerebral palsy parlisis cerebral cerebrum cerebro cervical cap capa/ capuchn cervical cervical vertebrae vrtebra cervical cervix cuello del tero / matriz cesarean section, C section cesrea, parto por cesrea chancroid chancro, chancroide changing table mesa para cambiar al beb chaos caos, desorden chapped lips labios resecos/ partidos/ agrietados cheek mejilla, cachete cheese queso

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ chemical agent agente qumico chemical attack ataque qumico chemical dependency dependencia qumica chemical incident incidente / evento qumico chemical terrorism terrorismo qumico chemical threat amenaza qumica chemical qumico chemoprophylaxis quimioprofilaxis chemotherapy quimioterapia cherry cereza cherry tomato tomate chiquito chest pecho, trax chest pain dolor de pecho chest x-ray radiografa del pecho, placa de los pulmones chew masticar, mascar chicken pollo, gallina chickenpox varicela, viruela loca chigger piques chigoes nigua chilblain saban child nio(a), escuincle child abuse maltrato / abuso infantil child support manutencin/ ayuda econmica para los hijos childbearing gestacin, embarazo and Prevention (CDC)

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ 11 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS childbearing age edad reproductiva childbirth parto, nacimiento, alumbramiento childhood infancia, niez children nios(as), hijos(as) chills escalofros, temblorina chin barbilla, mentn chipmunk ardilla chips frituras chiropractor quiroprctico chive cebollino, cebollina, cebolln chlamydia clamidia chloasma cloasma, pao chocolate chocolate choke estrangular, ahogar, asfixiar, ahorcar, atorarse, atragantarse, dar al gatillo cholecystectomy colecistectoma cholera clera cholesterol colesterol chopped picado chromosome cromosoma chronic crnico(a) chronic disease enfermedad crnica chronic obstructive pulmonary enfermedad crnica obstructiva cider sidra cigar cigarro, puro

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ cigarette cigarrillo, carrujo ciguatera fish poisoning ciguatera circulation circulacin circulatory circulatorio circumcision circuncisin cirrhosis cirrosis civil protection proteccin civil clam almeja clavicle clavcula clean limpio(a), limpiar cleaning limpiar, limpieza cleaning products productos de limpieza / de aseo cleft lip labio leporino, cucho, eclipsado, comido de la luna clinic clnica, consultorio, dispensario, ambulatorio clitoris cltoris cloth diaper paal de tela clotting of blood coagulacin de la sangre clubfoot pie deforme / torcido, patizambo, talipes, chueco cluster investigation investigacin de sectores cluster conglomerado, agrupamiento coated tongue lengua pastosa cocaine cocana, coca, nieve, caballo, escamas, polvo blanco coccidioidomycosis coccidioidomicosis, fiebre del valle

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222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ command center centro de mando communicable disease enfermedad trasmisible community clinic clnica comunitaria community health salud de la comunidad community health worker promotor(a) de salud complain quejarse complaint queja, dolencia, afeccin complication complicacin compressor compresor conceive concebir concentration concentracin conception concepcin concussion concusin, conmocin, sacudida violenta condom condn, preservativo, profilctico, gorrito, capucha, cachucha, globito confectioner's sugar azcar de confitera confidential confidencial conflict conflicto confront enfrentar, hacer frente confused confundido(a) confusion confusin congenital congnito(a) congestion congestin conjunctivitis conjuntivitis conjunctiva conjuntiva consomm consom, caldo constipation estreimiento, estar duro del estmago, no

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222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ dangerous peligroso(a) date of birth fecha de nacimiento daughter hija day laborer jornalero daycare guardera infantil daydreaming soar despierto, estar en las nubes dead muerto(a) dead body cadver, cuerpo sin vida deaf sordo(a) deafness sordera death muerte, fallecimiento debris escombros decay caries, dientes picados deciduous teeth dientes de leche decongestant descongestionante decontamination descontaminacin defeated derrotado(a) defense defensa deformity deformidad, deformacin defrosted descongelado dehydrated deshidratado(a) dehydration deshidratacin dejected decado(a) delirium delirio deliver (a baby) dar a luz, tener el beb, parir, aliviarse, mejorarse, componerse delivery room sala de parto

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ delivery parto, alumbramiento deltoid deltoides delusional disorder trastorno delirante delusions of grandeur delirios de grandeza demoic acid poisoning intoxicacin amnsica por crustceos demolition demolicin dengue dengue dental braces frenillos, frenos dentales dental cement cemento dental dental cleaning limpieza dental dental floss hilo/ seda/ cordn dental dental mirror espejo dental dental office consultorio dental, dentistera dentine dentina dentist dentista, odontlogo dentistry odontologa dentition denticin denture dentadura postiza, prtesis dental, caja de dientes, placa department of health services departamento de servicios de salud dependency dependencia D 16 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS depressed deprimido(a), abatido(a), apachurrado(a), achicopalado(a) depression depresin

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ depressor depresor dermal drmico dermatitis dermatitis dermatologist dermatlogo(a) dermatology dermatologa dermatophytosis dermatofitosis desperate desesperado(a) dessert postre destroy destruir, eliminar detached retina desprendimiento de retina, retina desprendida detonation detonacin detoxification destoxificacin diabetes education educacin sobre la diabetes diabetes mellitus diabetes mellitus, diabetes, betis, azcar en la sangre, orina dulce diabetes self-management auto manejo de la diabetes, cuidar de su diabetes diagnosis diagnstico diagnostic confirmation confirmacin diagnstica dialysis dilisis diaper paal, mantilla, zapeta diaper rash salpullido de paal, paalitis, dermatitis del paal, rozadura, escaldadura, colita quemada, chincual diaper-urine test (PKU) prueba de orina, fenilquetonuria diaphragm diafragma

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ diarrhea diarrea, estmago suelto, soltura, chorro, chorrillo, chorronera, cursera, curso, salidera, seguidillas diastolic diastlico diet dieta, rgimen dietary diettico(a) dietitian dietista digestion digestin digestive tract tubo digestivo dilatation of the cervix dilatacin del cuello uterino dilatation dilatacin dilate dilatar dilated eye exam examen de los ojos con dilatacin dilated pupil pupila dilatada dilute diluir dinner cena dioxin dioxn diphtheria difteria directly observed therapy terapia observada directamente dirty bomb bomba sucia disaster area zona de desastre disaster desastre, catstrofe, siniestro disc disco discharge desecho, descarga, flujo, secrecin, supuracin, escurrimiento discharge (to release from the hospital) dar de alta discipline disciplina

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ 17 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS discomfort molestia, incomodidad disease enfermedad, mal, dolencia disease pattern patrn de enfermedad disease registry registro de enfermedades disfigurement desfiguracin dishwasher lavar platos, lavaplatos disillusionment desilusin disinfect desinfectar dislocation dislocacin, descoyuntura, desencaje, zafadura, recalcada disoriented desorientado(a) dispensary dispensario, clnica dispense dispensar, distribuir disposable diaper paal desechable disposable syringe jeringa desechable/ descartable disposable desechable dissatisfaction descontento, insatisfaccin dissolve disolver distracted distrado(a), aturdido(a), trastornado(a) distress angustia, afliccin, sufrimiento, dificultad, tensin, ansiedad, compromiso, desasosiego, zozobra diuretic diurtico divorce divorcio dizziness mareo, vrtigo, borrachera, taranta

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ doctor mdico(a), doctor(a) doctor's office consultorio mdico dog perro domestic partner pareja domstica domestic violence violencia domstica, maltrato familiar donated blood sangre donada dosage dosificacin dose dosis double boiled al bao Mara double vision visin doble, ver doble douches duchas, lavados vaginales down in the dumps decado, abatido, desanimado, agitado Downs syndrome Sndrome de Down drainage drenaje drained secado, colado, drenado dribbling goteo drill (dentistry) torno dental, fresa drill simulacro, ejercicio drink bebida, trago, copa drip goteo driver conductor, chofer driving conducir, manejar drool babear, hacer agua la boca drop gota droplet precautions medidas para prevenir la transmisin por gota drown ahogar

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ drowsiness somnolencia, sopor, modorra drug droga, frmaco drug addict drogadicto(a), farmacodependiente, drogo drug resistance resistencia a las drogas drug use consumo de drogas 18 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS drunken borracho(a), tomado(a), ebrio(a), bebido(a), embriagado(a) dry cough tos seca dry mouth boca seca dry skin piel seca duck pato due date fecha estimada de parto, fecha en la que se alivia duodenal ulcer lcera duodenal duodenum duodeno dust polvo duty deber, oficio dysentery disentera, pujos dyspepsia dispepsia dysplasia displasia dyspnea disnea, dificultad para respirar dysthymic disorder trastorno distmico ear (external) oreja ear (internal) odo ear canal conducto/ canal auditivo

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ ear drops gotas para los odos ear infection infeccin de odo ear plugs tapones de odos earache dolor de odo eardrum tmpano del odo early detection deteccin temprana/ oportuna early warning infectious disease vigilancia para la alerta temprana de surveillance (EWIDS) enfermedades infecciosas early warning advertencia/ alerta temprana earthquake terremoto, sismo, temblor earwax cera del odo earwig tijereta, tijerilla eastern equine encephalitis encefalitis equina del este Ebola-Marburg viral disease enfermedad vrica de Ebola-Marburg echinococcosis equinococosis eclampsia eclampsia ecological damage dao ecolgico ecstasy extacy ectopic pregnancy embarazo ectpico eczema eczema edema edema eggplant berenjena ejaculation eyaculacin, terminar, venirse, acabar elbow codo electrician electricista electrocardiogram (EKG) electrocardiograma (ECG), electro electroencephalogram (EEG) electroencefalograma (EEG)

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ ELISA test prueba ELISA embolism embolia, embolismo embolus mbolo, cogulo embryo embrin emergency and disaster preparedness preparacin ante emergencias y desastres emergency contraception pill pldora anticonceptiva de emergencia emergency exit salida de emergencia E 19 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS emergency medical personnel personal de emergencias mdicas emergency medical services servicios mdicos de emergencia emergency operations center centro de operaciones para emergencias emergency operations plan plan de operaciones para emergencias emergency response respuesta de emergencia emergency response team equipo de respuesta para emergencia emergency room (ER) sala de emergencia, urgencias emergency supply kit equipo de suministros de emergencia emergency emergencia emerging infectious diseases enfermedades infecciosas emergentes emesis vmito, emesis emotional emocional, afectivo(a), emotivo(a), conmovedor, sensible emphysema enfisema empty vaco(a) encephalitis encefalitis enclosed space lugar encerrado

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ endemic endmico(a) endocarditis endocarditis endocrine gland glndula endocrina endocrinology endocrinologa endodontia endodoncia endodontist endodoncista endometriosis endometriosis endometritis endometritis enema enema, lavativa enriched flour harina enriquecida entamoeba entameba enteritis enteritis enuresis enuresis environment medio ambiente, entorno environmental ambiental, del medio ambiente Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Agencia de Proteccin del Medio Ambiente environmental tobacco smoke humo de tabaco ambiental enzyme enzima epicenter epicentro epidemic curve curva epidmica epidemic epidemia epidemiologic ring cerco epidemiolgico epidemiological surveillance vigilancia epidemiolgica epidemiologist epidemilogo(a) epidemiology epidemiologa epidermis epidermis epididymis epiddimo

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ epididymitis epididimitis epidural epidural epilepsy epilepsia epileptic attack ataque / convulsin epilptica episiotomy episiotoma epistaxis epistaxis, hemorragia / sangrado nasal epithelium epitelio equipment equipo erection ereccin eruption erupcin erythema eritema erythrocyte eritrocito, glbulo rojo Escherichia coli infection infeccin por E. coli 20 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS esophagus esfago, boca del estmago estrogen estrgeno euphoria euforia, excitacin evacuation evacuacin, desalojo event evento, acontecimiento, suceso, incidente exacerbation exacerbacin, agravamiento excessive excesivo exchange intercambio exercise ejercicio exhaustion agotamiento, fatiga, cansancio exodontia exodoncia expectant mother futura mam, embarazada, gestante

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ expectant parents futuros padres expectorant expectorante explosive explosivo exposed expuesto(a) exposition exposicin exposure assessment evaluacin de exposicin exposure route ruta de exposicin exposure exposicin expulsion expulsin extraction extraccin extreme extremo(a) eye ojo eye drops gotas para los ojos eyeball globo ocular eyebrow ceja eyeglasses gafas, anteojos, lentes eyelash pestaa eyelid prpado eyesight vista eyetooth colmillo eyewash colirio, solucin oftlmica 21 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS face cara, rostro facial discoloration manchas en la cara, pao facial paralysis parlisis de la cara facility instalacin, centro

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ failed fracasado(a) failure fracaso faint desmayarse fainting desmayo fallopian tube trompa de Falopio false labor parto falso family clinic clnica familiar family planning planificacin familiar farm worker trabajador agrcola/ del campo farm granja, rancho farming agricultura, cultivo fascioliasis fascioliasis fat grasa fatality muerte, deceso fatigue fatiga, cansancio, agotamiento fatty acids cidos grasos fear of: miedo, temor de: - eating or drinking in public - comer o beber en pblico - heights - las alturas - leaving or being away from your home - salir o estar lejos de su casa - riding in a car - viajar en carro - being alone - estar solo(a) - being in a crowd - estar en un gento - being in a public place - estar en un lugar pblico - closed spaces - estar en espacios cerrados - doing something embarrassing - hacer algo vergonzoso - speaking in public - hablar en pblico

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ - standing in line - hacer fila / cola febrile febril, con fiebre fecal coliform bacteria bacteria coliforme fecal feces heces, excremento federal federal feel like crying tener ganas de llorar / andar chilln(a) feel on edge tener los nervios de punta, a punto de explotar feel weighed down sentir un peso encima feeling sentimiento feet pies female condom condn femenino female femenino(a) femoral femoral femur fmur fennel hinojo fertility fertilidad fertilization fertilizacin, fecundacin fertilizer fertilizante fetal distress sufrimiento fetal fetal monitoring monitoreo fetal, cardiotecografa fetal fetal fetus feto F 22 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS fever fiebre, calentura, temperatura, estar

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ ardiendo fever blisters fuegos, fogazos, llagas de fiebre fiber fibra fibrillation fibrilacin fibroid fibroide, fibroma fibrous tissue tejido fibroso field campo, fil fig higo, breva fight pelea, ria file a complaint presentar una queja / demanda filling empaste, relleno, tapadura, calza filter filtro filters filtros finger dedo (de la mano) fire extinguisher extinguidor/ extintor de fuego fire fuego, incendio firearm arma de fuego firefighter bombero first aid kit botiqun de primeros auxilios first responder personal de primer contacto fish pescado fistula fstula flagger banderillero, marcador de campo flatfoot pie plano flea pulga flood inundacin, desbordamiento, aluvin flossing usar el hilo dental

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ flounder lenguado flour harina flu gripe, gripa fluoridation fluoracin, fluorizacin fluoride fluoruro, flor flushing ruborizarse, sonrojarse, ponerse colorado, chiviado fly mosca foam espuma folic acid cido flico follicle folculo follow-up seguimiento fontanel fontanela, mollera food comida, alimento food borne disease enfermedades de origen alimenticio food poisoning intoxicacin alimentaria foot pie foot exam examen de los pies force forzar, obligar forceps frceps, tenazas forearm antebrazo forehead frente foreman mayordomo, capataz forensic medicine medicina forense fork tenedor, horca, trinche formula frmula, leche en polvo, leche artificial fortified enriquecido(a), fortificado(a)

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ foundry worker trabajador de fundicin fracture fractura 23 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS freckles pecas freeze helar, congelar french bread pan francs, birotes, bolillo frequent urination necesidad de orinar con frecuencia fresh air aire fresco fried frito friend amigo(a) fright miedo, susto, sobresalto frightened miedoso(a), con miedo, asustado(a), con susto frigidity frigidez frontal frontal frosting betn azucarado, glaseado frozen helado, congelado fruit fruta frustrated frustrado(a) frustration frustracin full-term infant recin nacido a trmino full-term pregnancy embarazo a trmino / completo fume despedir gases fumigate fumigar fumigation fumigacin fungus hongo

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ fur pelo de animal furuncle fornculo fussy inquieto(a), molesto(a), irritable 24 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS gallbladder vescula biliar gallstones clculos/ piedras biliares/ renales ganglion ganglios gangrene gangrena garbanzo garbanzo gardener jardinero(a) gardening jardinera gargle grgaras, gargarismos garlic ajo gases gases gastrectomy gastrectoma gastric juice jugo gstrico gastritis gastritis gastroenteritis gastroenteritis gastroenterology gastroenterologa gathering point punto de reunin/ encuentro gauze gasa gay homosexual gender gnero, sexo generalized anxiety disorder trastorno de ansiedad generalizada gene gen genetic gentico

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ genetics gentica genital herpes herpes genital genital warts verrugas genitales, condilomas, crestas de gallo genitals genitales, partes nobles/ privadas/ ntimas genotypic resistance resistencia genotpica geographic information system sistema de informacin geogrfica geologic fault falla geolgica giardia giardia giardiasis giardiasis ginger jengibre gingivitis gingivitis girlfriend novia, amiga, compaera gland glndula glans glande glaucoma glaucoma glioma glioma globule glbulo gloomy sombro, lgubre, pesimista, melanclico, agitado gloves guantes glucose glucosa gluteus glteo glycogen glicgeno, glucgeno goat cabra goggles gafas / lentes de proteccin goiter bocio, buche, gegecho

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ gold oro gonad gnada gonococcal infection infeccin gonoccica gonorrhea gonorrea, purgacin gout gota G 25 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS graft injerto granules grnulos grape uva grapefruit toronja grass csped, zacate, pasto, hierba green bean ejote, habichuela green house invernadero, vivero green onion cebolla de rabo, cebolla verde, cebolla larga greens hojas, verdolagas grilled a la brasa, a la parrilla grits smola groin ingle groundwater agua subterrnea group therapy terapia de grupo growing pains dolores de crecimiento growth desarrollo, crecimiento gruel atole gastrointestinal gastrointestinal guava guayaba

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ guilt culpabilidad guilty culpable gum enca, goma de mascar, chicle gynecologist gineclogo(a) gynecology ginecologa 26 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS haemophilus influenzae invasive disease infeccin invasiva por haemophilus influenzae hair pelo, cabello hair follicle folculo piloso halibut mero, hipogloso halitosis halitosis, mal aliento hallucinate alucinar, estar mal de la cabeza hallucination alucinacin, alucinamiento hallucinations alucinaciones hallucinogen alucingeno hand mano hand laborer obrero(a) hangover resaca, cruda, goma hanta viral diseases enfermedades causadas por el virus Hanta hard hat casco hard nodules ndulos endurecidos hare liebre harmful nocivo, peligroso, malo harvest mite piques harvester cosechador, piscador

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ harvesting cosecha, agricultura, recoleccin hat sombrero, gorra, cachucha have sex tener sexo, hacer el amor, acostarse con alguien hay fever fiebre de heno, romadizo hazard peligro hazardous material material peligroso hazardous substance sustancia peligrosa head cabeza head presentation presentacin de cabeza headache dolor de cabeza, jaqueca, chontal health salud health aide auxiliar de salud health assessment evaluacin de salud health care establishment establecimiento de salud health center centro de salud health department departamento de salud / salubridad health education educacin de salud health hazard dao a la salud health insurance seguro mdico, aseguranza mdica health investigation investigacin de salud health personnel personal de salud health plan plan de salud, seguro mdico health risk riesgo a la salud healthy carrier portador sano hearing loss prdida del odo, prdida de la audicin, quedarse sordo

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ hearing audicin, odo hearing-aid audfono heart corazn heart attack ataque al corazn, ataque cardiaco, infarto heart murmur soplo / murmullo del corazn heartbeat: latido del corazn, latido cardiaco: - extra - extra H 27 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS - fast - rpido - irregular - irregular - skipped - intermitente - slow - lento heartburn acidez, aceda, agruras, agriura, agrieras, ardor de estmago, fogazo, pirosis heat wave ola de calor heat calor, calentar heating pad almohadilla elctrica heatstroke insolacin heaviness pesadez, pesantez heavy drinker tomador(a), bebedor(a), borrachn, tomatrago, dado a la bebida heavy metals metales pesados heavy pesado(a), grueso(a), fornido(a) heel taln height altura, estatura

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ help ayuda, asistencia, auxilio, socorro helper ayudante hematocrit hematcrito hematology hematologa hematoma hematoma, chichn hemoglobin hemoglobina hemolytic uremic syndrome sndrome urmico hemoltico hemophilia hemofilia hemorrhage hemorragia, desangramiento hemorrhoids hemorroides, almorranas hen gallina hepatic heptico hepatitis hepatitis herbicide herbicida, mata yerba hereditary hereditario(a) hernia hernia heroin herona, chiva herpes simplex virus (HSV) virus de herpes simple (VHS) herring arenque heterosexual heterosexual hib disease (haemophilus enfermedad hib (haemophilus influenzae tipo b) hiccups hipo hydrogenated hidrogenado(a) high blood pressure presin arterial alta, hipertensin high chair silla alta high risk alto riesgo

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ high alto(a), elevado(a) hip cadera hipbone hueso ilaco/ coxal Hispanic hispano(a) histamine histamina histoplasmosis histoplasmosis hit pegar, golpear, acelern, pase, toque HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) VIH (Virus de Inmunodeficiencia Humana) HIV antibody test prueba de deteccin del VIH hive roncha hoarseness ronquera Hodgkins disease enfermedad de Hodgkin, linfogranulomatosis maligna influenzae type b) 28 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS hoe azadn hoeing arar hoer arador holding chamber cmara de retencin, espaciador holistic holstico(a) Home Isolation Program (HIP) Programa de Aislamiento Domiciliario homeopath homepata, chochero homeopathy homeopata homogenized homogenizado(a) homophobia homofobia homosexual homosexual, afeminado, jotito, mariquita,

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ hueco homosexuality homosexualidad honey miel honeydew melon meln amarillo hood capucha hookworm anquilostoma, uncinaria, lombriz de gancho, nematodo del intestino hopeless desanimado(a), sin esperanza, desesperanzado(a) hormone hormona hormone therapy terapia hormonal hormone treatment tratamiento hormonal hors-d'oeuvres entremeses, aperitivos, pasabocas, bocaditos, tapas hospice hospicio, centro de cuidados paliativos, hospital para enfermos terminales hospital hospital hospitalization hospitalizacin hospitalize hospitalizar, internar, ingresar en un hospital hot flashes fogaje, bochorno, calores, sofoco, rubores hot line lnea telefnica de emergencia hot water bottle bolsa de agua caliente hot wet compress compresas/ lienzos/ fumentos de agua caliente hot calor, caliente housecleaning limpieza de casas

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ household hazardous waste desechos peligrosos del hogar household casa, familia housekeeper ama de llaves housemaid criada, mucama, muchacha housewife esposa, ama de casa, madre de familia housework tareas domsticas, trabajo de la casa human humano(a) human body cuerpo humano human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) virus de inmunodeficiencia humana (VIH) human papilloma virus (HPV) virus del papiloma humano (VPH) humidity humedad humor humor hurricane huracn hurt lastimar, herir, hacer dao, daar husband marido, esposo hydrocortisone hidrocortisona hydrogen hidrgeno hydrophobia hidrofobia hygiene higiene 29 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS hymen himen hymenolepiasis himenolepiasis, infeccin por tenia enana hyperactivity hiperactividad, actividad excesiva hyperglycemia hiperglucemia hypersensitive hipersensible, muy sensible hypertension hipertensin, presin arterial alta

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ hypertrophy hipertrofia hypnosis hipnosis hypnotic hipntico hypoglycemia hipoglicemia, hipoglucemia hypomania hipomana hypotension hipotensin hypothalamus hipotlamo hypothermia hipotermia hypothyroidism hipotiroidismo hysterectomy histerectoma hysteria histeria ice cream helado, nieve, mantecado ice pack bolsa de hielo ice hielo identical twins gemelos ill enfermo(a), malo(a) illegal drug droga ilcita illness enfermedad, dolencia immediate notification notificacin inmediata immigrant inmigrante imminent inminente, irremediable immobile inmvil immobilization inmovilizacin immune inmune immune response respuesta inmunolgica immune system sistema inmunolgico/ de defensa immunity inmunidad

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ immunization inmunizacin, vacunacin immunization clinic clnica de inmunizaciones / vacunas immunization record comprobante de inmunizacin, cartilla de vacunacin, tarjeta de vacunas, carn de vacunacin immunize inmunizar immunologic cell clula inmunolgica immunology inmunologa impact impacto, colisin, efecto, golpe implant implante impotence impotencia impotent impotente impulsive impulsivo(a) in vitro in vitro in vivo in vivo, en vivo inactive inactivo(a), pasivo(a) inattentive desatento(a), distrado(a), descuidado(a) incidence incidencia incident incidente incisors incisivos, dientes delanteros incompetent incapaz, intil, inepto I 30 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS incontinence incontinencia, no puede aguantar, angurria incubation period perodo de incubacin indefinite indefinido(a), indeterminado(a)

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ indicator indicador, sealador indigestion indigestin, empacho indoor poison veneno/ envenenamiento intra hogar indoors dentro, adentro, interior induction induccin industrial cleaning limpieza industrial infancy primer ao de vida, infancia infant beb, lactante, nio de pecho infant care cuidado infantil infect infectar, contagiar, pegar (una enfermedad) infected blood sangre infectada infected person persona infectada infection infeccin infectious agent agente infeccioso infectious disease enfermedad infecciosa infectious stage etapa infecciosa infectious infeccioso(a) infertility infertilidad, no poder tener hijos, no poder concebir, frialdad inflammation inflamacin, hinchazn influenza influenza, gripe information center centro de informacin ingestion ingestin ingrown nail ua encarnada / enterrada, uero inhalant inhalante inhalation inhalacin inhale inhalar, respirar hacia dentro, inspirar

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ inhaled medicine medicina inhalada inhaler inhalador injection inyeccin, piquete injury lesin inner ear odo interno inoculation inoculacin insane demente, loco insect insecto insecticide insecticida insecurity inseguridad insensibility insensibilidad, que no siente insomnia insomnio, no puede dormir inspection inspeccin inspector inspector(a) insulin insulina insulin-dependent insulinodependiente, dependiente de la insulina insult insulto, insultar, ofensa, ofender insurance seguro, aseguranza intake consumo, ingestin, ingesta intense intenso(a) intensive care cuidado intensivo, terapia intensiva intentional release liberacin intencional intentional intencional intercourse coito, penetracin, acto sexual internal medicine medicina interna intestinal parasites parsitos intestinales, bichos en el estmago

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ 31 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS J intestinal intestinal intestine intestino, tripa intoxication intoxicacin intramuscular intramuscular intrauterine device (I.U.D.) dispositivo intrauterino, el aparato, la T intravenous ( IV) intravenoso(a) intravenous feeding suero por va intravenosa intubation intubacin invasive invasivo(a) inverted nipple pezn invertido iodine yodo, iodo iris iris iron hierro irregular irregular irrigation water agua de riego irritable irritable irritation irritacin isolated aislado(a) isolation room cuarto de aislamiento isolation aislamiento itching comezn, picazn, escozor, picor, rasquera, rasquia, rascazn jam conserva, compota janitor conserje, empleado de limpieza

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ jaundice ictericia, piel amarillenta jaw mandbula, maxilar, quijada jealousy celos jelly jalea, gelatina jicama jcama jigger flea nigua job trabajo, empleo, jale jogging correr joint articulacin, coyuntura, toque (marihuana) jugular vein vena yugular juice jugo, zumo junk food comida chatarra juvenile juvenil, joven 32 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS K kale col rizada, bretn Kaposi sarcoma sarcoma de Kaposi Kawasaki syndrome sndrome de Kawasaki keep out no entre key contact contacto principal keyed up acelerado(a) kid nio(a), chiquillo(a) kidney rin kidney failure insuficiencia renal kidney stones clculos renales kidney test prueba de los riones

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ kill matar kiln horno kilogram kilogramo king mackarel carito, caballa gigante kit equipo, estuche knee rodilla, gozne knife cuchillo knuckle nudillo lab personnel personal de laboratorio label etiqueta labia labia labor parto, trabajo de parto labor pains dolores de parto labor positions posiciones durante el parto laboratory laboratorio laboratory network red de laboratorios laborer trabajador(a) laceration laceracin lack falta, carencia lactation lactancia lactose intolerance intolerancia a la lactosa lactose lactosa ladder escalera lamb cordero, borrego lameness cojera landscaping jardinera ornamental landslide derrumbe, alud

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ lanugo lanugo lard manteca, sebo, gordura, unto large intestine intestino grueso laryngitis laringitis Lassa fever fiebre de Lassa latex barrier/squares barreras de ltex latex condom condn de ltex latex ltex Latino latino(a) laundry lavado de ropa, lavandera lava lava laxative laxante, purgante, purga lead plomo L 33 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS lead poisoning intoxicacin por plomo, saturnismo lean meat carne magra / sin grasa leave abandonar, dejar, renunciar leek puerro leg pierna legionellosis legionelosis legume legumbre leishmaniasis leishmaniasis lemon limn lemonade limonada lens lente, cristalino

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ lentil lenteja leprosy lepra leptospirosis leptospirosis lesbian lesbiana, marimacha, tortillera lesion lesin lethal letal, mortal lettuce lechuga leukemia leucemia, cncer de la sangre lice piojo life vida lifting levantar ligament ligamento light meal comida ligera, entrems, merienda lima bean haba lime lima limping cojera liniment linimento lipid lpido lips labios liquid lquido liquor licor, pisto lisping ceceo listeriosis listeriosis liver hgado loader cargador(a) loading cargar lobster langosta

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ local local lochia loquios locked jaw mandbula cerrada / desencajada locked knee rodilla bloqueada loneliness soledad lonely solo(a), aislado(a) long pants pantalones largos long sleeved shirt camisa de manga larga loose teeth dientes flojos lose control perder el control, perder los estribos loss of energy falta de energa loss of interest falta de inters loss prdida lost perdido(a) lousy mood mal humor, humor de perros low bajo(a) low birth weight bajo peso al nacer low blood pressure presin arterial baja low self esteem baja autoestima 34 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS M lozenges pastillas para chupar lumbar lumbar lump bolita, abultamiento, nudo, protuberancia, bulto, masa lumpectomy tumorectoma

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ lunch almuerzo, comida, lonche lung pulmn, bofe lung specialist neumlogo(a) Lyme disease enfermedad de Lyme lymph node ndulo / ganglio linftico lymph linfa lymphatic system sistema linftico lymphocyte linfocito lymphocytic coriomeningitis choriomeningitis linfoctica lymphoma linfoma macaroni macarrones machinery maquinaria machinist maquinista, operario mackerel caballa mad cow disease encefalopata espongiforme bovina mad loco(a), demente, furioso(a), enojado(a) magnesium magnesio magnitude magnitud major depressive episode episodio depresivo mayor malaria malaria, paludismo male masculino malfunction disfuncin, funcionamiento defectuoso malnutrition desnutricin, mala alimentacin malocclusion maloclusin, mordida defectuosa malpractice negligencia profesional mammogram mamograma mammography mamografa

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ man hombre mandible mandbula mango mango maniac-depressive psychosis psicosis manaco-depresiva maniac manaco(a) manometer manmetro margarine margarina marijuana marihuana, mariguana, yerba, mota, cannabis, mary marijuana user marihuanero(a), mariguano(a) marmalade mermelada mask mscara, mascarilla mason albail, cantero mass casualty event evento con un nmero masivo de vctimas mass grave fosa comn mass media medios de comunicacin massage masaje mastectomy mastectoma mastitis mastitis masturbate masturbarse, hacerse la paja masturbation masturbacin material damages daos materiales 35 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS maternal maternal, materno(a) maternal and child health salud maternal e infantil maternity maternidad

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ maternity ward sala de maternidad, sala de gineco maxillofacial maxilofacial mayonnaise mayonesa meal comida measles sarampin meat carne mechanic mecnico mechanical picker seleccionadora, piscadora meconium meconio mediastinal widening lifodenopata mediastinal, ensanchamiento mediastinal Medicaid Asistencia Mdica del gobierno medical monitoring observacin mdica, monitoreo mdico medical record historia clnica medicate recetar, medicinar medication medicina, medicamento, remedio medicinal medicinal medicine medicina medicine cabinet botiqun medulla mdula, tutano melancholia melancola melanin melanina melanoma melanoma membrane membrana memory memoria men hombres meningitis meningitis

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ meningococcal infections infeccin meningococal menopause menopausia menstrual blood sangrado menstrual menstrual cycle ciclo o perodo menstrual menstrual flow flujo menstrual, desecho menstrual pains dolores de la menstruacin, clicos menstruales, dolor de regla menstrual problems problemas de la menstruacin menstruation menstruacin, perodo, regla mental hospital hospital para enfermos mentales, manicomio, asilo de locos menu men mercury mercurio metabolism metabolismo metacarpus metacarpo metastasis metstasis metatarsus metatarso methadone metadona methamphetamine metanfetamina, cri-cri mexican cheese queso mexicano microbiological agent agente microbiolgico microbiological contamination contaminacin microbiolgica microbiology microbiologa microorganism microorganismo microscope microscopio microscope slides porta-objetos para microscopios 36

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS midwife partera, comadrona, matrona, abuela, facultativa, sacadora migraine migraa, jaqueca, dolor fuerte de cabeza migrant emigrante, migrante migrant health salud del migrante migrant worker trabajador migratorio/ migrante mildew moho milk: leche: - condensed - condensada - cow's - de vaca - evaporated - evaporada - goat's - de cabra, de chiva - homogenized - homogeneizada - low-fat - baja en grasa, de media grasa - non-fat - descremada - pasteurized - pasteurizada - powdered - en polvo - raw - cruda - skim - sin grasa, descremada - whole - entera milk glands glndulas mamarias milk shake licuado, batido, malteada milk supply cantidad de leche milk teeth dientes de leche minerals minerales minimal risk level (MRL) nivel mnimo de riesgo

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ miscarriage aborto espontneo/ natural/ no deseado, prdida, perder el beb, mal parto, brote, cama chica, contrariedad, mala cama, descarrilamiento mistake error, equivocacin, desacierto, falta mistreat maltratar, hacer dao misunderstood incomprendido(a) mite caro mitigate mitigar, atenuar, calmar mitigation mitigacin mixer mezclador mixing mezclar moist hmedo(a) molar molar, muela molasses melaza, miel de caa mold moho mole lunar, mancha mollusk molusco mongolism mongolismo monitoring monitoreo monogamous mongamo(a) mononucleosis mononucleosis mood disorder trastorno del estado de nimo mood swings cambios de humor/ estado de nimo mood estado de nimo, humor, disposicin mop trapero, trapeador, mapeador morbidity morbilidad, morbosidad

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ morgue morgue, anfiteatro, depsito de cadveres morning sickness malestar matutino, nuseas y vmitos del embarazo morphine user morfinmano(a), morfino(a) 37 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS morphine morfina mortal mortal, letal mortality mortalidad, mortandad mortification mortificacin, vergenza mosquito mosquito, zancudo mosquito net mosquitero, tul mother madre, mam motherhood maternidad motion sickness mareo, cinetosis motivation motivacin mouse ratn mouth boca mouth guard protector de boca mouth rinse enjuague bucal move mover, mudar, caminar, andar, ir movement movimiento, mocin, accin, maniobra mowing cortar el csped/pasto MSM (Men who have Sex with Men) hombres que tienen relaciones sexuales con hombres mucous membrane membrana mucosa mucous plug tapn mucoso

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ mucus mocos, mucosidad mudslide deslave de lodo multiple sclerosis esclerosis mltiple mumps paperas, parotiditis, papern, chanza, coquetas, hermosura, orejones murmur soplo, ruido muscle msculo muscle spasm espasmo muscular muscular incoordination falta de coordinacin, incoordinacin muscular muscular dystrophy distrofia muscular mushroom hongo, seta, champin mussel mejilln, choro mustache bigote mustard green mostaza mutton carnero mycosis micosis myelitis mielitis myeloma mieloma myocardium miocardio myoma mioma myomectomy miomectoma myopathy miopata myopia miopa, corto de vista 38 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS N

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ nail ua nap siesta nape nuca narcolepsy narcolepsia narcosis narcosis narcotic narctico Narcotic Anonymous Narcticos Annimos nasal cavity cavidad nasal, hoyo de la nariz nasal spray atomizador nasal natal natal national disaster medical system sistema mdico nacional para desastres Native American nativo americano, indio americano natural childbirth parto natural natural disaster desastre natural natural family planning planificacin familiar natural natural phenomenon fenmeno natural naturopath naturista nausea nusea, mareo, estmago revuelto, asco navel ombligo nearsighted corto de vista nebulizer nebulizador, mquina de vapor neck cuello, pescuezo necrosis necrosis nectarine nectarina needle aguja negative negativo(a) negative pressure room cuarto de presin negativa

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ negative test result resultado negativo neonatal neonatal neonate recin nacido, neonato neoplasm neoplasma nephrectomy nefrectoma nephritis nefritis nephrology nefrologa nephron nefroma nerve nervio nervous nervioso(a) nervous breakdown crisis nerviosa nervous system sistema nervioso nervousness nerviosismo neuralgia neuralgia neuritis neuritis neurology neurologa neurosis neurosis neurosurgery neurociruga new mother madre primeriza, nulpara new parents padres primerizos newborn recin nacido newborn screening test anlisis/ prueba para recin nacidos niacin niacina nicotine nicotina nightmare pesadilla nipple pezn nit liendre

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ noise ruido 39 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS noodle pasta, fideo nose nariz nosebleed hemorragia nasal, sangrado por la nariz nostalgic nostlgico(a) nostril fosa/ ventana nasal notification notificacin nourishing nutritivo, alimenticio novocain novocana nuclear attack ataque nuclear nuclear explosion explosin nuclear nuclear medicine medicina nuclear nuclear weapon arma nuclear nuclear nuclear numbness entumecimiento, adormecimiento, insensibilidad nurse enfermero(a), cuidar un enfermo, amamantar, lactar, dar pecho, dar de mamar nursery sala de recin nacidos, cuarto del beb, guardera, cunero nurse's aid auxiliar de enfermero(a) nursing home ancianato, asilo de ancianos, casa para personas de la tercera edad nursing supervisor supervisor(a)/ jefe(a) de enfermera

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ nut nuez, loco(a) nutrient sustancia nutritiva nutrition nutricin, alimentacin nutritional problems problemas de nutricin/ alimentacin nutritionist nutricionista, nutrilogo(a) nutritive element elemento nutritivo nutritive nutritivo(a), alimenticio(a) oat bran salvado de avena oats avena OB/GYN obstetricia y ginecologa obesity obesidad, gordura obey obedecer, acatar obsessive-compulsive disorder trastorno obsesivo-compulsivo obstetrician (OB) obstetra, toclogo(a) obstetrics obstetricia obstruction obstruccin, taponamiento occipital occipital occlusion oclusin, cierre, obstruccin occupational disease enfermedad laboral/ profesional occupational exposure to HIV exposicin ocupacional al VIH occupational health salud ocupacional octopus pulpo oculist oculista odds ratio razn de momios odontologist odontlogo odontology odontologa odor olor

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ oil aceite oil-based lubricant lubricante a base de aceite ointment ungento, pomada, untamiento O 40 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS okra quingomb, quimbomb olive aceituna olive oil aceite de oliva oncologist onclogo(a) oncology oncologa onion cebolla operation operacin operations center centro de operaciones ophthalmologist oftalmlogo(a) ophthalmology oftalmologa opium opio optic nerve nervio ptico optic ptico optometrist optometrista, optmetra optometry optometra oral cavity cavidad oral oral contraceptive anticonceptivo oral oral health salud oral/bucal oral hygiene higiene oral/bucal oral sex sexo oral oral vaccine vacuna oral

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ oral oral orange naranja organ rgano orgasm orgasmo, clmax orthodontia ortodoncia orthodontist ortodoncista orthopedia, orthopedics ortopedia orthopedist ortopedista osteoarthritis osteoartritis, artrosis osteopathy osteopata osteoporosis osteoporosis otitis otitis otolaryngology otorrinolaringologa out of control fuera de control, sin control, desenfrenado(a) outbreak brote, epidemia outbreak study/ investigation estudio / investigacin de brote outdoors exterior, afuera, al aire libre outpatient clinic clnica de consulta externa ovarian cyst quiste ovrico ovary ovario oven horno over the counter medication medicina de venta libre, medicamento que no requiere receta mdica overt declarado, abierto overweight sobrepeso overwhelmed abrumado(a), abatid(a), agobiado(a),

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ atosigado(a), hastiado(a) ovulation thermometer termmetro de ovulacin ovulation ovulacin ovum vulo owner dueo(a), patrn(a) oxygen oxgeno oxytocin oxitocina oyster ostra, ostin ozone ozono 41 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS P pacemaker marcapasos pacifier chupn, chupo, chupete packer empacador(a) packing empacar pad cojn, almohadilla pain killer analgsico, medicina para el dolor pain: dolor: - dull - sordo - fulminant - fulminante - gripping opresivo - intense - intenso, agudo - irradiating - que se irradia, que se corre - mild - leve - persistent - persistente, continuo, constante - severe - severo, muy fuerte

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ - sharp - agudo - unbearable - insoportable painful doloroso(a) painter pintor(a) painting pintar palate paladar paleness palidez palpation palpacin palpitation palpitacin palsy parlisis pancake pancake, panqueque pancreas pncreas pandemic pandmico(a) panic pnico panic attacks ataques de pnico pap smear prueba de Papanicolau, citologa vaginal, citologa exfoliativa papaya papaya, fruta bomba paralysis parlisis paralytic shellfish poisoning infeccin paraltica por crustceos paramedic paramdico(a) paraplegia parapleja parasite parsito paregoric paregrico, narctico parent padre(s), madre parietal parietal Parkinsons disease enfermedad de Parkinson

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ parotid gland glndula partida parotitis parotitis, paperas parsley perejil particle partcula partner pareja, compaero(a), novio(a) passion fruit parcha, maracuy passion pasin pasta pasta, tallarn pasteurization pasteurizacin pasteurized pasteurizado(a) patch parche paternity paternidad 42 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS paternity test prueba de paternidad pathogenic patgeno pathologist patlogo(a) pathology patologa patient paciente, enfermo pea chcharo, guisante, arveja peach durazno, melocotn peak flow flujo mximo pulmonar, funcin pulmonar peak flow meter medidor de flujo mximo pulmonar, medidor de capacidad pulmonar mxima, medidor de flujo espiratorio mximo peak flow zones zonas de flujo mximo pulmonar peanut oil aceite de cacahuete / cacahuate/ man

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ peanut man, cacahuete, cacahuate pear pera pediatric peditrico(a) pediatrician pediatra pediatrics pediatra pediculosis pediculosis peel pelar pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) enfermedad plvica inflamatoria pelvis pelvis penicillin penicilina penis pene, miembro, pip, pajarito, pito, gua de adelante peptic ulcer lcera pptica/ gastroduodenal percent porcentaje perch perca perinatal transmission transmisin perinatal perineum perineo period perodo, regla, menstruacin, el mes, enfermarse periodontal disease enfermedad periodontal periodontist periodontista peritonitis peritonitis permanent permanente permanent teeth dientes permanentes person with diabetes diabtico(a), persona con diabetes personal protection proteccin personal personnel personal

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ perspiration sudor, transpiracin pertussis, whooping cough pertussis, tos ferina, tos ahogona, tos ahogadora, tos chichimeca, tos de andancia, coqueluche pessimism pesimismo pessimist pesimista pesticide pesticida, plaguicida pesticide residues residuos de pesticida pet mascota Petri dish caja de Petri peyote peyote pharmaceutical farmacutico(a) pharmacist farmacutico, boticario, dependiente de farmacia pharmacology farmacologa pharmacy farmacia, botica, droguera pharyngitis faringitis 43 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS pharynx faringe phenotypic resistance resistencia fenotpica phlebitis flebitis phlebotomy flebotoma phosphorus fsforo physical activity actividad fsica physical medicine medicina fsica physical therapy fisioterapia

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ physician mdico(a), doctor(a) physiology fisiologa pick pico picker recolector(a), piscador(a) picking recolectar, piscar, cosechar pickled encurtido, escabeche, en vinagre pie pastel con relleno, pie piercing hacerse agujeros/ perforaciones en el cuerpo pig cerdo, marrano, chancho, cochino, puerco pill pastilla, pldora pillow almohada, cojn pimples granos, barros pineapple pia pinkeye conjuntivitis pins and needles sensation cosquilleo, hormigueo pinworm gusano pequeo pituitary pituitaria placebo placebo placenta placenta plague peste plan plan planned parenthood planificacin familiar plant planta plaque placa plasma plasma plastic surgery ciruga plstica

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ play juego, jugar play pen corral pleurisy pleuresa, pleuritis ploughing arar plum ciruela, guinda plumber plomero(a) plumbing plomera pneumococcal disease enfermedad por neumococo pneumocystis carinii pneumonia neumona por pneumocistis carinii pneumonia neumona, pulmona pneumonic plague plaga neumnica podiatrist podlogo(a), podiatra, callista podiatry podiatra, podologa poison veneno poison control center centro de control de envenenamiento poisoning envenenamiento poisonous venenoso(a) police officer polica polio polio, poliomielitis, parlisis infantil pollen polen pollock abadejo pollutant contaminante 44 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS pollution contaminacin, polucin pollution prevention prevencin de contaminacin polyp plipo

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ pomegranate granada popcorn esquite, palomitas, maz pira population at risk poblacin en riesgo population poblacin porcelain porcelana pork cerdo, puerco, chancho, marrano, porcino portion porcin positive positivo(a) positive test result resultado positivo post traumatic stress disorder trastorno por estrs postraumtico postpartum depression depresin postnatal/ puerperal postpartum puerperio, posparto pot olla potassium potasio potato papa, patata potato bread pan de papa potato chip papa / patata frita potter alfarero(a), ceramista pottery alfarera, cermica potty bacn, bacinilla, bacinica, nica potty train ir al bao / excusado solo(a) powder polvo powerless impotente, sin poder, incapaz prawn langostn, langostino pre-cum lquido preeyaculatorio pre-diabetes pre-diabetes preeclampsia preeclampsia

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ pregnancy test prueba de embarazo pregnancy embarazo pregnant embarazada, esperando, preada, en cinta, en estado, enferma de nio, de encargo, cargada prelabor antes del parto premature prematuro, antes de tiempo, sietemesino, sietilo premature aging envejecimiento prematuro premature ejaculation eyaculacin prematura/ rpida, venirse antes premature menopause menopausia prematura premenstrual syndrome (PMS) sndrome premenstrual prenatal prenatal prenatal care cuidado / atencin prenatal prenatal vitamins vitaminas prenatales preparedness preparacin prescription receta mdica, prescripcin prescription drug medicamento de venta con receta preservative preservativo press release boletn/ comunicado de prensa preterm infant prematuro preterm labor parto antes de tiempo prevalence prevalencia preventable diseases enfermedad previsible prevention prevencin preventive measures medidas preventivas

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ 45 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS preventive medicine medicina preventiva primary infection infeccin primaria primary teeth primeros dientes, dientes de leche probable case caso probable problem problema progesterone progesterona prognosis pronstico prolapse of the uterus prolapso del tero, cada de la matriz prolapse prolapso, cada, descenso prophylaxis profilaxis prostate cancer cncer de prstata prostate gland prstata prosthesis prtesis prostration postracin, debilidad, abatimiento protease inhibitors inhibidores de proteasa protected sex sexo protegido protection proteccin protection measures medidas de proteccin protective clothing ropa de proteccin, ropa protectora protein protena protocol protocolo provisions provisiones prune ciruela pasa pruning podar psychology sicologa, psicologa

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ psychiatrist siquiatra, psiquiatra psychiatry siquiatra, psiquiatra psychologist siclogo(a), psiclogo(a) psychosis psicosis, sicosis psychosomatic psicosomtico, sicosomtico psychotherapy psicoterapia, sicoterapia psychotic disorders trastornos psicticos pubic area pubis pubic hair vello pbico pubic lice ladilla, piojo del pubis public health salud pblica, salubridad public health hazard peligro para la salud pblica public health nurse enfermero(a) de salud pblica public information officer oficial de informacin pblica, oficial de comunicaciones public pblico(a) pudding pudn, budn puerperium puerperio, cuarentena puff soplo, bocanada puffiness hinchazn, intumescencia, abogotamiento pulmonary care unit unidad de cuidado pulmonar pulmonary edema edema pulmonar pulmonary valve vlvula pulmonar pulmonary pulmonar pulse pulso pump bomba pumpkin calabaza, ahuyama

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ pupil pupila, nia del ojo purslane verdolaga pus pus push empujar, pujar pustule pstula, ampolla con pus 46 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS R Q pyorrhea piorrea pyrosis pirosis, acidez, agruras, agrieras Q fever fiebre Q quadruplet cuatrillizo qualitative cualitativo(a) quantitative cuantitativo(a) quarantine cuarentena question pregunta quick relief medicine medicina/ medicamento de alivio rpido/ de rescate, aliviador de sntomas quiet quieto(a), tranquilo(a) quinine quinina quintuplet quintillizo rabbit conejo rabies rabia raccoon mapache racing heart palpitaciones rpidas / latidos fuertes del corazn

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ radiation radiacin radioactive contamination contaminacin radioactiva radioactive material material radioactivo radioactive radioactivo radiological radiolgico radiologist radilogo(a) radiology radiologa radiotherapy radioterapia radish rbano radon radn raisin uva pasa rake rastrillo rape violar, violacin, abuso sexual rare raro(a), comida poco cocida rash salpullido, sarpullido, erupcin cutnea, exantema, urticaria raspberry frambuesa rat rata rate tasa ratio proporcin ration racin raw crudo, sin cocinar reaction reaccin reactive airway disease enfermedad reactiva de las vas respiratorias readiness preparacin reagent reactivo recipe receta

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ record registro, historia clnica, expediente recovery recuperacin recovery room sala de recuperacin rectum recto, gua de atrs recurrent recurrente, que vuelve a aparecer 47 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS recycle reciclar recycling reciclaje red blood cell glbulo rojo red bug piques red eyes ojos irritados/ enrojecidos, inyectados red snapper huachinango redness enrojecimiento, piel colorada refined refinado(a) reflex reflejo refreshment refrigerio, refresco registry registro regression regresin regular regular, comn, regularmente, con frecuencia rehabilitation rehabilitacin reject rechazar rejection rechazo relapse recada relapsing fever fiebre recurrente relative familiar, pariente

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ relax relajar relief ayuda, auxilio, alivio remediation remediar, corregir, arreglar remission remisin remodeling remodelacin renal failure insuficiencia renal renal renal report reporte, denuncia reporting rendicin de informes reproductive organs rganos reproductores/ genitales reptile reptil residue residuo resignation resignacin, renuncia, sumisin resigned resignado(a), sumiso(a) resin resina resource recurso respiration respiracin respirator respirador, mascarilla respiratory diseases enfermedades respiratorias respiratory distress disnea respiratory system sistema respiratorio respiratory therapy terapia respiratoria response capacity capacidad de respuesta response respuesta, resultado, reaccin, reflejo, efecto, remisin rest descanso restless inquieto(a), intranquilo(a)

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ restless sleep sueo inquieto restricted entry area rea de entrada restringida restricted entry interval intervalo de reingreso restringido resuscitator bolsa de reanimacin, respirador manual resuscitation reanimacin retention retencin retina retina reuse reutilizar reverse transcriptase inhibitors inhibidores de la transcriptaza reversa 48 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS Reye syndrome sndrome de Reye Rh factor factor Rh rheumatic fever fiebre reumtica rheumatism reumatismo, reuma, riuma rhinitis rinitis rhubarb ruibarbo rhythm method mtodo del ritmo/ calendario rib costilla riboflavin riboflavina rice arroz rice flour harina de arroz ricin toxin toxina de ricina rickets raquitismo rigidity rigidez ring vaccination vacunacin en anillo ringing in ears zumbido en los odos

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ ringworm tia, dermatofitosis rinse enjuagar, enjuague, limpiar con agua riots disturbio, motn, desorden risk riesgo risk communication comunicacin de riesgo risk factor factor de riesgo risk level nivel de riesgo risk ratio razn de riesgo Rocky Mountain spotted fever fiebre de las Montaas Rocosas, rickettsiosis exantemtica roll bolillo, panecito roofer techador roofing tejar room habitacin, sala, cuarto root raz root canal conducto radicular rosemary romero rubber pants calzoncitos de hule, impermeables rubella, german measles rubola, sarampin alemn, alfombrilla, pelusa rubeola, red or hard measles sarampin regular (de 10 das) runny nose nariz mocosa, tener secreciones por la nariz rupture of bag of waters ruptura de la bolsa de aguas, romper fuente rutabaga rutabaga rye centeno

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ 49 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS saccharine sacarina sacrum sacro, rabadilla sad triste sadness tristeza, pena safe seguro(a), sin peligro, sin riesgo safety seguridad safety pins ganchos, aseguradores, imperdibles, seguros saline salino(a) saliva saliva, baba salmon salmn salmonellosis salmonelosis salt sal salted salado, con sal sample muestra sanatorium sanatorio sandwich torta, bocadillo, snduche sanitary napkins toallas sanitarias / higinicas, cinturn sanitario, Kotex sanitation sanidad sarcoma sarcoma sardine sardina sarin gas gas sarn SARS (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome) SARS (Sndrome Agudo Respiratorio Severo) saturated fats grasas saturadas

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ scab costra, escara scabies escabiosis, sarna, acariasis scald escaldadura, quemadura scale bscula, pesa, balanza scallop concha, vieira, venera, pechina, cayo de hacha scalp cuero cabelludo scar cicatriz, marca scare asustar, atemorizar scarf paoleta, bufanda, pauelo scarlet fever fiebre escarlatina schizophrenia esquizofrenia schizophreniform disorder trastorno esquizofreniforme sciatic nerve nervio citico sciatica citica sclera esclertica scoliosis escoliosis scombroid fish poisoning intoxicacin histamnica o por escmbridos scorpion escorpin, alacrn scraped raspado scratch rasguo, raspadura screening cribado, deteccin sistemtica scrotum escroto scurvy escorbuto, algodoncillo sea bass rbalo seamstress costurera seasoning condimentos

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ seat belt cinturn de seguridad seborrhea seborrea sebum sebo S 50 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS second hand smoke fumador de segunda mano, fumador pasivo secretion secrecin sedative sedante, calmante seizure ataque, convulsin semen semen seminal vesicle vescula seminal senile dementia demencia senil senior citizen persona mayor, jubilado(a) sensation sensacin sense sentido sensitive teeth dientes sensibles sensitivity sensibilidad, susceptibilidad sensitization sensibilizacin sentimental sentimental separation separacin septic tank foso sptico septicemia septicemia, envenenamiento de la sangre seroconversion seroconversin serologic follow-up seguimiento serolgico serological test prueba serolgica seropositive seropositivo(a)

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ serum suero set of teeth dentadura severe grave, intenso, fuerte sewage aguas residuales/ negras/ servidas sewer alcantarilla, cloaca sewing costura sex sexo sextuplet sextillizo sexual organs rganos sexuales sexual relations relaciones sexuales/ ntimas/ amorosas sexually active sexualmente activo(a), que tiene relaciones sexuales sexually transmitted disease (STD) enfermedad de transmisin sexual (ETS) sexually transmitted infection (STI) infeccin de transmisin sexual (ITS) shake agitar, sacudir, temblar, tiritar shaken baby syndrome sndrome del nio maltratado shark tiburn, cazn sheep oveja shellfish marisco shelter refugio, albergue shigellosis shigelosis, disentera bacilar shin espinilla shingles culebrilla, herpes zster shock impacto, sobresalto, susto, shock, choque shortness of breath falta de aire, dificultad de respirar, ahogo shot vacuna, inyeccin, piquete, tiro, disparo shoulder hombro

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ shovel pala shrimp camarn, gamba shy tmido(a), vergonzoso(a) sick enfermo(a), malo(a) side effect efecto secundario, reaccin adversa sign seal, signo, indicacin, letrero, cartel, aviso, anuncio signature firma silver plata 51 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS simplified surveillance system sistema de vigilancia simplificado sinus sinus, seno, cavidad sinusitis sinusitis site lugar, sitio site investigation lugar de investigacin sitz bath bao de asiento/ de tina skeleton esqueleto skin piel, cuero, pellejo, cutis skin contact contacto con la piel skin discoloration cambio de color de la piel skin graft injerto de piel skin rash salpullido, sarpullido, erupcin cutnea, urticaria skin test prueba cutnea skinny flaco(a), delgado(a) skull crneo, calavera

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ slap cachetear, abofetear sleep sueo, dormir sleepiness somnolencia, adormecimiento sleeping pill pastilla para dormir, somnfero, soporfero sleepwalking sonambulismo sliced tajado, rebanado, en rebanadas slim delgado(a), esbelto(a) sling cabestrillo slow lento(a), pausado(a), despacioso(a) small intestine intestino delgado smallpox viruela smallpox vaccine vacuna antivarilica smelling salts sales aromticas smog niebla, smog smoke humo, fumar smoker fumador snack bocado, bocadillo, tentempi snake serpiente, culebra, vbora sneeze estornudo, estornudar snore ronquido, roncar snow storm tormenta de nieve sober sobrio social phobia fobia social social service servicio social social worker trabajador(a) social soda pop refresco, soda, gaseosa sodium sodio

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ soft blando(a), suave soft cheese queso fresco soil suelo, tierra soiled diaper paal sucio solder soldar, soldadura solid slido(a) solid waste desecho slido solvent solvente somatic somtico(a) somatization disorder trastorno de somatizacin somnolence somnolencia son hijo sonogram ecografa, sonograma 52 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS sore adolorido(a), doloroso(a), llaga, lcera, herida, afta sort clase, especie, gnero sorting seleccionar, separar sour agrio(a), cido(a) sour cream crema agria sowing sembrar soybean soya spaghetti espagueti, tallarn spasm espasmo spasticity espasticidad speak hablar

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ specialist especialista specie especie, condimento specimen espcimen, muestra speculum especulo, espejo vaginal speech habla, lenguaje sperm esperma spermatozoid espermatozoide spermicid espermicida sphincter esfnter sphygmomanometer esfigmomanmetro, baumanmetro spices especias spider araa spina bifida espina bfida spinach espinaca spinal column columna vertebral spinal cord mdula espinal spine columna/ espina vertebral spirometer espirmetro spit up escupir spittoon escupidera spleen bazo splint tablilla, frula, entablillado split dividir, separar, desunir spokesperson portavoz, vocero sponge esponja spore espora spot mancha, marca, ppula

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ spotting manchas de flujo vaginal con sangre spouse esposo(a), marido, mujer sprain torcedura, falseamiento, falseado spraying rociar, atomizar spread diseminar, esparcir, extender sputum esputo, flema squid calamar squirrel ardilla stage etapa, perodo stain mancha standard precautions precauciones estndares standard estndar, norma, criterio standardized emergency management sistema estandarizado para el manejo de system emergencias starch almidn, fcula startled sobresaltarse, espantarse starvation inanicin, hambre state estado, estatal, condicin 53 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS station estacin statistics estadstica stature estatura, altura status estado, condicin, situacin steady estable steam vapor sterile estril

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ sterilization esterilizacin sterilize esterilizar sterilizer esterilizador sternum esternn steroid esteroide stethoscope estetoscopio stew guiso, estofado stiff neck cuello rgido, pescuezo tieso, colti stiff tieso(a), rgido(a) stiffness rigidez, envarado stillbirth nacimiento de beb muerto stimulant estimulante stimulation estimulacin sting picadura stitches puntos, suturas, puntadas, coser stockpile reserva, arsenal stomach estmago, vientre, abdomen, barriga, panza stomach gas gases en el estmago, flatulencia, pedos stomachache dolor de estmago/ barriga/ panza stomachal estomacal stool excremento, heces fecales, caca, pop storage depsito, almacenamiento, almacenaje storm tormenta stove cocina, estufa strabismus estrabismo strain colar strange extrao(a)

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ strategic national stockpile reserva estratgica nacional strategic plan plan estratgico strawberry fresa streptococcal infections infeccin estreptoccica stress estrs, nervios stressed out estresado(a), nervioso(a) stretcher camilla stroke apopleja, embolia/ derrame cerebral, choque, golpe stroller carriola, cochecito, carrito stuffing relleno stuffy nose nariz congestionada/ obstruida stuttering tartamudeo sty orzuelo, perrilla sub acute spongiform encephalopathy encefalopata espongiforme sub-aguda subcutaneous subcutneo(a) subjugate someter, dominar, sojuzgar, subyugar submissive sumiso(a) substance abuse abuso / consumo de sustancias ilcitas substance dependence dependencia de sustancias / drogas suck chupar, mamar sudden infant death syndrome, SIDS sndrome de muerte infantil, muerte de cuna 54 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS sue demandar, poner pleito suffer sufrir

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ suffering sufrimiento suffocation asfixia sugar azcar suicidal suicida, tener ganas de matarse/ suicidarse suicide suicidio, quitarse la vida sulfa sulfa sulfur dioxide dixido de sulfuro sunflower oil aceite de girasol sunstroke insolacin supply insumo, suministro, provisin support ayuda, soporte, apoyo, sostn supportive care atencin de apoyo, tratamiento sintomtico de los pacientes suppository supositorio, calilla suppression supresin surface superficie surgeon cirujano(a) surgery clinic consultorio de ciruga surgery room sala de operaciones, quirfano surgery ciruga surveillance vigilancia surveillance system sistema de vigilancia survival supervivencia survivor sobreviviente suspected sospechoso(a) suture sutura, puntada swallow ingerir, pasar, tragar

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ sweats sudores sweet dulce sweet potato camote, batata, boniato sweetbread mollejas, asadura, entraas de animal sweetened endulzado, azucarado, con dulce / azcar sweetener dulcificante swelling inflamacin, hinchazn swiss chard acelga swordfish pez espada symptom sntoma symptomatic infection infeccin sintomtica syndrome sndrome syndromic surveillance vigilancia sindrmica syphilis sfilis, sangre mala syringe jeringa, jeringuilla syrup jarabe, almbar, sirope, mielita system sistema systemic sistmico(a) systolic sistlico(a) 55 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS table mesa tablespoon cuchara, cucharada, cuchara sopera tablet tableta, comprimido tabletop exercise ejercicio de mesa / escritorio tachycardia taquicardia taeniasis teniasis

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ talc talco, polvo talk hablar , platicar, charlar tampon tampn tangerine mandarina tapeworm solitaria, tenia tarantula tarntula tarsus tarso tart agrio(a), cido(a) tartar sarro task tarea, trabajo, labor taste buds papilas gustativas taste gusto, probar tattoo tatuaje TB skin test prueba de tuberculina en la piel tea t, infusin tear lgrima, desgarro, desgarramiento tear duct conducto lacrimal/ lagrimal tearing lagrimeo teaspoon cucharita, cucharadita technician tcnico(a) technique tcnica, mtodo, procedimiento technology tecnologa teenage adolescencia teeth dientes teething denticin temper carcter, disposicin temper tantrums berrinches, rabietas, pataletas

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ temperature temperatura temple sien temporary temporal, pasajero(a) tenderness sensibilidad tendon tendn tense tenso(a) tension tensin terrible terrible, muy mal, de la patada terrified aterrorizado(a) terrorism terrorismo terrorist act/attack acto / ataque terrorista terrorist terrorista test prueba, examen, anlisis testicles testculos, huevos, bolas, compaones testosterone testosterona tetanus ttano, trismo, mal de arco, mal de brinco, mal de conejo, mocezuelo, pasmo seco therapy terapia therapist terapista, terapeuta thermometer termmetro thiamine tiamina thigh muslo T 56 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS third molar tercer molar, muela del juicio, muela cordal thoracic torcico

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ thorax trax, tronco threadworm oxiuros threat amenaza threaten amenazar throat garganta, gaote, gaznate, cogote, traguero thrombophlebitis tromboflebitis thrombosis trombosis thumb sucking chuparse el dedo thumb pulgar thunderstorm tormenta elctrica thyroid tiroides tibia tibia tick garrapata, rezno tidal wave maremoto tight chest pecho apretado, tensin en el pecho tightness opresin, tensin, compresin tilapia tilapia tinea tia tingling cosquilleo, hormigueo tiredness cansancio, fatiga tissue tejido toast tostada, pan tostado tobacco tabaco tobacco chewing mascar tabaco toddler nio(a) que comienza a caminar toe dedo del pi toilet training control de esfnteres

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ tolerance tolerancia tolerant tolerante tolerate tolerar tomato tomate, jitomate tongue lengua tongue depressor abate lengua, pisa lengua, paleta tonic tnico tonsillitis amigdalitis tonsils amgdalas, anginas, agallones tool herramienta tooth diente tooth brushing cepillado de dientes tooth decay caries dental toothache dolor de muela toothbrush cepillo de dientes toothpaste pasta / crema de dientes, dentfrico toothpick palillo de dientes, mondadientes, picadientes topical tpico, local, de uso externo torch/welding torch antorcha, soplete torn ligament ligamento roto, desgarramiento, esguince tornado tornado tortilla chip totopo total anesthesia anestesia total/ general toxemia toxemia toxic txico(a) toxic shock syndrome sndrome de choque txico

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ toxic substance sustancia txica 57 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS toxicology toxicologa toxoplasmosis toxoplasmosis toy juguete trachea trquea trachoma tracoma tract tracto tractor tractor training capacitacin, adiestramiento, entrenamiento tranquilizer tranquilizante, calmante, sedante transgender transgnero transmission transmisin transmission risk riesgo de transmisin transplant transplante transsexual transexual trapped atrapado(a), acorralado(a) trauma trauma, traumatismo traumating event experiencia traumtica / dolorosa treatment tratamiento tremor temblor, estremecimiento trial prueba, ensayo trichina triquina trichinosis triquinosis trichomoniasis tricomoniasis, vaginitis

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ triggers provocadores, factores desencadenantes, causantes, disparadores, irritantes, accionadores tripe menudo, tripas, mondongo triplet trillizo tropical disease enfermedad tropical tropical storm tormenta tropical trout trucha truck camin, troca, troque tsunami tsunami, maremoto tubal ligation ligadura de trompas/ tubos, esterilizacin, operarse, salpingo tuberculosis (TB) tuberculosis, cascades, basca de sangre, consuncin, delgadito, mal de mina, mal de pecho, tirisia, tisis, picado de pulmn tularemia tularemia, fiebre de conejo tumor tumor tuna atn tuning fork diapasn turkey pavo, guajolote, ccono turnip nabo turtle tortuga tweezers pinzas twin (fraternal) mellizo, cuate twin (identical) gemelo twitch sacudida nerviosa, tic nervioso typhoid fever fiebre tifoidea

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ typhus fever tifus epidmico transmitido por piojos, tifus exantemtico 58 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS ulcer lcera, llaga ultrasound ecografa, ultrasonido ultraviolet ultravioleta umbilical band faja, fajero, ombliguero umbilical cord cordn umbilical unbearable insoportable, intolerable unconscious inconsciente unconsciousness prdida del conocimiento under influence bajo influencia undercooked poco cocido(a) undescended testes criptorquidia uneasiness inquietud uneasy inquieto(a) unhappy descontento(a), infeliz unmotivated no estar motivado(a), sin ganas unprotected sex sexo sin proteccin/ sin condn unrest desasosiego, inquietud, intranquilidad unsalted sin sal unsaturated fats sin grasas saturadas unsweetened sin azcar / dulce unwillingly a las malas, de mala gana, a regaadientes upset indispuesto(a), molesto(a), ofendido(a), disgustado(a)

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ upsetting thoughts pensamientos desagradables urea urea uremia uremia, hiperuremia, insuficiencia renal crnica ureter urter, cao de la orina urethra uretra, canal urethritis non gonoccal (UNG) uretritis urgent urgente uric acid cido rico urinal orinal, pato urinalysis anlisis de orina urine orina, pip urine sample muestra de orina urology urologa urticaria urticaria, engranamiento useless intil, inservible uterus tero, matriz UV rays rayos ultravioleta uvula vula, campanilla, galillo vaccinate vacunar, inocular vaccination vacunacin vaccine vacuna vagina vagina, la parte ntima de la mujer vaginal birth parto natural/ vaginal vaginal bleeding sangramiento vaginal vaginal discharge flujo/ secrecin vaginal vaginal douche lavado / ducha vaginal

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ vaginal orifice orificio vaginal U V 59 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS vaginal sex sexo vaginal vaginitis vaginitis valve vlvula varicella, chickenpox varicela, viruela loca varicose veins vrices, venas varicosas vas deferens conducto deferente vasectomy vasectoma, esterilizacin del hombre vaseline vaselina vasoconstrictor vasoconstrictor vasodilator vasodilatador veal ternera vector vector vector control control de vectores vector-borne diseases enfermedades transmitidas por vectores vegetable vegetal, verdura vein vena venereal disease enfermedad venrea, enfermedad secreta venison venado vernix vernix vertebra vrtebra vertigo vrtigo, vahdo vesicle vescula

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ veterinarian, vet veterinario(a) veterinary medicine medicina veterinaria via va, tracto, conducto vial frasco, ampolleta vibrio infections infecciones por vibriones/ vibrio victim vctima, damnificado(a) violence violencia viral viral viral hemorrhagic fever fiebre hemorrgica viral viral infection infeccin viral viral load testing prueba de carga viral virgin virgen virginity virginidad virility virilidad, potencia sexual virology virologa virulent virulento(a) virus virus viscera vscera, entraa, menudencia vision visin, vista visit visita visiting hours horas de visita vital vital vitamin vitamina vocal cords cuerdas vocales volatile voltil volatile organic compounds compuestos orgnicos voltiles volcanic eruption erupcin volcnica

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ volcano volcn vomit vmito vomiting vomitar, volver / deponer del estmago, basca vulnerability vulnerabilidad vulva vulva vulvitis vulvitis 60 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS waist cintura waiter/waitress camarero(a), mesero(a) waiting room sala de espera, vestbulo walk caminar war guerra ward sala de hospital ward nurse enfermera de piso / planta warning advertencia, aviso wart verruga, grano wash lavar washcloth toallita de manos, pao de lavarse washing lavar wasp avispa waste desecho, desperdicio, residuo, basura wastewater agua residual wastewater treatment tratamiento de aguas residuales water agua water-borne disease enfermedad transmitida por el agua

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ water pill diurtico water pollution contaminacin del agua water quality calidad del agua water retention retencin de agua water supply abastecimiento de agua water-associated disease enfermedades causadas por el agua water-base lubricant lubricante a base de agua watercress berro watering regar, echar agua watermelon sanda, meln de agua, patilla watery eyes ojos llorosos weak dbil, flojo, agotado, desganado, desguanzado weakness debilidad, flaqueza, falta de carcter wean destetar, dejar de dar el pecho, dejar de amamantar weapon of mass destruction arma de destruccin masiva weapon arma weaponized convertido(a) en arma weevil gorgojo weight peso weight at birth peso al nacer weight gain aumento de peso weight loss prdida de peso welder soldador welding soldar well-baby clinic clnica del nio sano, consultorio de

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ puericultura, consultorio para exmenes de rutina para nios West Nile virus virus del Oeste del Nilo Western Blot test prueba confirmatoria Western Blot western equine encephalitis encefalitis equina del oeste wet diaper paal mojado/ orinado wet wipes toallitas/ paitos hmedos wet mojado(a), hmedo(a) wetlands pantanos wheal roncha W 61 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS wheat trigo wheat flour harina de trigo wheat germ germen de trigo wheel chair silla de ruedas wheeze silbido, pito, chillido, resuello wheeze bronchitis bronquitis sibilante / silbante wheezing respiracin sibilante / silbante whipping cream crema para batir white blood cells glbulos blancos white bread pan blanco white corn maz blanco whitening blanqueamiento whole grain grano entero whole wheat trigo entero

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ whooping cough tos ferina wild berry mora, zarzamora wildfire incendio forestal willingly a las buenas, por voluntad propia window period periodo de ventana wine vino winter storm tormenta invernal winter invierno wisdom tooth muela del juicio withdrawal supresin, retraccin, privacin, retirarse antes de eyacular, venirse afuera withdrawal symptoms sntomas de desintoxicacin/ abstinencia, malilla withdrawal treatment tratamiento de desintoxicacin without or missing teeth sin dientes, mueco, chimuelo womb matriz, tero work trabajo, empleo, ocupacin work clothes ropa de trabajo, uniforme worker trabajador(a) workplace hazards peligros en el lugar de trabajo worm lombriz, gusano, parsito worried preocupado(a), apurado(a), inquieto(a) worry preocupacin, afliccin worthless sin valor, no valer nada, despreciable wound herida, lesin wrinkle arruga wrist mueca

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ 62 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS Z xenophobia xenofobia x-ray room sala de rayos X x-rays rayos X, radiografa, placa yam camote amarillo yawn bostezo, bostezar yeast infection hongos vaginales, levaduras yellow fever fiebre amarilla yersiniosis yersiniosis yoga yoga yogurt yogur yolk yema del huevo young joven, juvenil youth juventud, mocedad zinc cinc, zinc zona zona zoonoses zoonosis zucchini calabacita, gicogito zygoma cigoma zygote cigoto X Y 63 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS bend your knees doble las rodillas

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ breathe quickly respire rpido breathe slowly respire lento / despacio collect and bring your urine of the acumule y traiga la orina de las ltimas previous 24 hours 24 horas come with a full bladder venga con la vejiga llena come with an empty stomach venga en ayunas cough tosa extend your arms extienda/ estire sus brazos hold your breath aguante la respiracin keep your eyes to the front mire hacia el frente lie down on the table acustese sobre la mesa lie on your side acustese de medio lado open your mouth abra la boca point where you feel the pain seale/ apunte donde le duele put on this gown pngase esta bata relax reljese, afloje el cuerpo say when you feel the pain avise/ diga/ indique cuando sienta dolor sit on the table sintese sobre la mesa stick your tongue out saque la lengua swallow trague, pase saliva take a deep breath respire profundo / hondo take off all your clothes desvstase por completo, qutese toda la ropa turn face down pngase boca abajo turn face up pngase boca arriba undress from the waist up/ desvstase de la cintura para arriba/ waist down cintura para abajo

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ INSTRUCTIONS ON TAKING INSTRUCCIONES PARA TOMAR MEDICATIONS MEDICAMENTOS Take this medicine: Tome esta medicina: -___ times a day - ____ veces al da - every ___ hours - cada ___ horas - dissolved in water - disuelta en agua - when you get up in the morning - al levantarse por la maana - before you go to bed - antes de acostarse - before each meal - antes de cada comida - with each meal - con cada comida - after each meal - despus de cada comida - every other day - cada tercer da, un da s y otro no - with plenty of water - con mucha agua Inhale 1 puff by mouth Inhale una bocanada Inhale 1 puff nasally Inhale una dosis por la nariz Inhale 1 puff in each nostril Inhale una dosis por cada fosa nasal Instill 1 drop in each ear Pngase una gota en cada odo Instill 1 drop in each eye Pngase una gota en cada ojo Do not take this medication on an No tome esta medicina con el estmago empty stomach vaco This medication might cause drowsiness Este medicamento puede causar somnolencia / sueo Place one tablet under your tongue Coloque una tableta debajo de su lengua when you feel the pain cuando sienta el dolor GENERAL INSTRUCTIONS INSTRUCCIONES GENERALES 64 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ Do not drink alcohol while taking No beba alcohol mientras est tomando this medication esta medicina Do not expose yourself to direct sunlight No se exponga directamente al sol mientras while taking this medicine est tomando este medicamento Make sure you finish all the medicine Asegrese de terminar toda la medicina before you stop taking it antes de dejar de tomarla Keep it refrigerated Mantngala refrigerada Shake well before using Agite bien antes de usar For external use only Para uso externo solamente Apply topically Aplique slo en la parte afectada Keep it out of reach of children Mantngase fuera del alcance de los nios Use as directed Use segn las indicaciones teaspoonful cucharadita tablespoonful cucharada PERSONAL DATA DATOS PERSONALES name nombre middle name segundo nombre last name apellido maiden name apellido de soltera gender: sexo: - male - masculino - female - femenino address direccin, domicilio city ciudad state estado zip code zona postal permanent address direccin/ domicilio permanente

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ phone number telfono home phone telfono de casa cellular phone telfono celular date of birth fecha de nacimiento place of birth lugar de nacimiento height estatura, altura weight peso ethnic group: grupo tnico, raza: -white -blanco(a) -Hispanic/ Latino -hispano(a)/ latino(a) -African American, black -afro americano(a), negro(a) -Native American -nativo(a) americano(a) -Pacific Islander -de las islas del Pacfico -Asian -asitico(a) primary language idioma primario social security number nmero de seguro social medical/health insurance seguro mdico/ de salud policy pliza marital status: estado civil: - married - casado(a) - single - soltero(a) - divorced - divorciado(a) - widower - viudo(a) - living together - unin libre emergency contact contacto en caso de emergencia relationship parentesco occupation ocupacin, trabajo

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ place of work lugar de trabajo 65 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS employer?s name nombre del empleador/ empresa/ patrn work phone telfono del trabajo monthly income ingresos mensuales, cunto gana por mes family size tamao de la familia household casa, hogar contact in case of emergency contacto en caso de emergencia MEDICAL HISTORY HISTORIA MDICA Have you had any surgery? Ha tenido alguna operacin/ ciruga? Other hospitalizations? Alguna hospitalizacin? Other serious illnesses? Alguna enfermedad grave? Other serious injuries? Alguna herida grave? Do you smoke? Usted fuma? Do you drink alcohol? Usted bebe alcohol? How much? Cunto? How long? Desde hace cunto? Do you have allergies? Tiene alergias? Medicines or drugs you are using now Medicinas o drogas que est usando actualmente Have you ever had any of the Ha tenido alguna de las siguientes following illnesses? (list) enfermedades? (listar) Has any member of your family had Algn miembro de su familia ha tenido any of the following illnesses? (list) alguna de estas enfermedades? (listar) Where have you lived for most of Dnde ha vivido la mayor parte de su your life? vida?

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ Do you have any of the following Usted tiene alguno de estos sntomas? symptoms? (list) (listar) 66 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS External Anatomy Anatoma Externa forehead la frente eye el ojo nose la nariz chest el pecho shoulder el hombro abdomen el abdomen navel el ombligo knee la rodilla leg la pierna foot el pie ear la oreja

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ mouth la boca chin el mentn neck el cuello armpit la axila stomach el estmago thigh el muslo toes los dedos del pie 67 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS External Anatomy Anatoma Externa face la cara head la cabeza ear la oreja nape la nuca elbow

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ el codo back la espalda hand la mano fingers los dedos de la mano ankle el tobillo buttock la nalga throat la garganta waist la cintura forearm el antebrazo hip la cadera wrist la mueca calf la pantorrilla heel el taln foot

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ el pie hair el cabello, el pelo 68 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS Head La Cabeza forehead la frente eyebrow la ceja eyelid el prpado eyelashes las pestaas eye el ojo nose la nariz nostrils las fosas nasales mouth la boca lips los labios Adams apple la manzana

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ de Adn chin el mentn, la barbilla scalp el cuero cabelludo hair el cabello, el pelo temple la sien ear la oreja (outer) el odo (inner) cheek la mejilla neck el cuello jaw la mandbula 69 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS Skeleton El Esqueleto clavicle

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ la clavcula scapula la escpula humerus el hmero radius el radio ulna el cbito carpus el carpo metacarpus el metacarpo phalanges las falanges femur el fmur patella la rtula tibia la tibia fibula el peron cranium el crneo ribs las costillas

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ sternum el esternn lumbar vertebrae las vrtebras lumbares pelvis la pelvis sacrum el sacro hipbone el hueso ilaco coccyx el cccix tarsus el tarso metatarsus el metatarso phalanges las falanges 70 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS Viscera Las Vsceras, Los rganos Internos Male Reproductive Organs Los rganos Reproductores Masculinos seminal vesicle la vescula seminal

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ prostate gland la prstata vas deferens el conducto deferente urethra la uretra testis el testculo penis el pene scrotal sac el escroto lungs los pulmones pharynx la faringe trachea la trquea heart el corazn stomach el estmago spleen el bazo urethra la uretra

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ rectum el recto liver el hgado gall bladder la vescula biliar large intestine el intestino grueso small intestine el intestino delgado bladder la vejiga 71 DICTIONARY OF HEALTH RELATED TERMS urethra la uretra vaginal orifice el orificio vaginal hymen el himen anus el ano vagina la vagina Female Reproductive Organs

222 Spanish Health Terminology http://foxhugh.wordpress.com/spanish/222-spanish-health-terminology/ Los rganos Reproductores Femeninos uterus el tero, la matriz fallopian tube la trompa de Falopio fimbriae las fimbrias ovary el ovario utero-ovarian ligament el ligamento ovrico cervix el cuello de la matriz, el cuello uterino clitoris el cltoris labium majus el labio mayor labium

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