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alopecia
hair loss
head assessment
hirsutism
excessive hair
head assessment
pediculosis
lice
head assessment
hydrocephalus
accumulation of excess cerebro-spinal fluid
head assessment
acromegaly
large head due to excess HGH
head assess
microcephaly
small head, mentally retarded patients
head assess
TMJ syndrome
temporalmandibular joint syndrome- uneven movement of jaw
head assess
pterygium
growth or thickening of conjunctiva
head (eye)
entropion
inverted eyelid
head (eye)
ectropion
everted eyelid- older adults
head (eye)
ptosis
drooping of eyelid
head (eye)
exopthalmos
eye protruding out of socket
head (eye)
mydriasis
enlarged pupils r/t glaucoma, inc. intraocular pressure
head (eye)
miosis
constricted pupils r/t meds for glaucoma
head (eye)
anisocoria
unequal pupils
head (eye
kyphosis
excessive cuve of the thoracic spine
thorax (spine)
scoliosis
lateral curvature of the spine
thorax (spine)
S3 sound
after S1 and S2 sounds
cardiac
S4 sound
before S1
cardiac
bruit
turbulent blood flow found in carotid artery
pulse
JVD
jugular venous distention, found when patient is in semi-Fowlers (45') at carotid artery
pulse
crepitus
clicking of joint
joint
LOC
level of consciousness
mental
stereognosis
ability to recognize shapes by touching object
mental
scoliosis
lateral curvature of the spine
thorax (spine)
S3 sound
after S1 and S2 sounds
cardiac
S4 sound
before S1
cardiac
bruit
turbulent blood flow found in carotid artery
pulse
JVD
jugular venous distention, found when patient is in semi-Fowlers (45') at carotid artery
pulse
crepitus
clicking of joint
joint