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Chapter 19: Other Medical Concerns
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Inflammation of the stomach and intestines is known as _________.
The acronym for a Upper Respiratory Infection is _____.
Lyme Disease is commonly caused by _______.
A tick bite
What are common signs and symptoms for Lyme Disease?
Circular area of reddened skin around the bite
A bump, that is swollen, red, and painful with possible pustules is known as _____________.
Splenomegaly is the scientific name for a ___________ rupture.
Listed below are common signs and symptoms of:
Coughing and chest tightness
Shortness of breath
Fatigue and stomach-ache
Bluish skin or mucous membrane
Which ethnicity is more likely to carry the sickle cell trait (SCT)?
Hot and humid/higher altitudes can put an athlete in a ___________________.
Sickle Cell Crisis
Slow moving with a fruity breath, extreme thirst, frequent urination, and loss of consciousness are common signs and symptoms for _________________.
__________________ is a chronic disorder characterized by sudden attacks of brain dysfunction, like altered consciousness, abnormal motor activity, sensory phenomena,and inappropriate behavior.
What are a few ways you can manage an epileptic seizure?
Do not restrain the athlete
Do not put anything in the athlete's mouth
Note the start/end time
MRSA is commonly caused by a _______________ infection.
Respiratory infections are caused by a _____________.
True or False.
Sharing towels, soaps, and clothes are a way that can spread MRSA.
What is the primary cleaning agent used to prevent MRSA?
What is the common causative agent of infectious mononucleosis?
Lyme disease is caused by a virus or bacteria?
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