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IS your patient named Ruby, or can we have the sentence with this in it? nm

Posted By: Helper on 2007-04-18
In Reply to: Ruby or Rubey - New gal

Subject: IS your patient named Ruby, or can we have the sentence with this in it? nm

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Ruby or Rubey

An appointment for a Ruby or Rubey, to have thyroid mass evaluated. Can anyone help?


Ruby, Rubie, Rube....you need to know
Subject: Ruby, Rubie, Rube....you need to know

cannot help you, unfortunately, but if I were to guess
I'd say Ruby
fluororuby or Fluoro-Ruby
Subject: fluororuby or Fluoro-Ruby

I don't have this in any of my books, but it came up on google. Not sure that is what you are looking for though.
named after a man named Schmorl.....sm
Subject: named after a man named Schmorl.....sm

Schmorl's nodes

Also known as:
Schmorl's nodule

Associated persons:
Christian Georg Schmorl


Description:
Protrusion of the vertebral disc into the vertebra in adolescent kyphosis. They are usually asymptomatic and begin as a defect of the cortex or the vertebral body endplate of a vertebra, followed by fissures and protrusion of the nucleus pulposus.


http://www.whonamedit.com/synd.cfm/2377.html


Please see full sentence re patient here. thanks
Subject: Please see full sentence re patient here. thanks

I did communicate with the patient through a friend of the patient’s whose English was marginal, though clearly better than the patients. 
Sentence please, or patient problem?
Subject: Sentence please, or patient problem?


Could you type the sentence out completely? Also what is the patient being seen for?
Subject: Could you type the sentence out completely? Also what is the patient being seen for?


That was the whole sentence. It was under the "assessment" part of the note. The patient was
Subject: That was the whole sentence. It was under the "assessment" part of the note. The patient was 48. Thanks for your help. Any other ideas??


sentence is : The patient has mild anemia, it is greater than 15/8?
Subject: sentence is : The patient has mild anemia, it is greater than 15/8?

has CT changes and a colonoscopy was being done to evaluate for any colon polyps or a neoplasm.
Many drugs sound similar, can u give context of sentence/patient problems? NM
Subject: Many drugs sound similar, can u give context of sentence/patient problems? NM

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No - not unless a company is named.
Subject: No - not unless a company is named.

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it's apostrophe s when named after anyone....sm
Subject: it's apostrophe s when named after anyone....sm

regardless of what the AAMT says......
I don't capitalize them ever unless they are named after someone
Subject: I don't capitalize them ever unless they are named after someone

i.e.

functional disorder
Gaucher disorder
gender identity disorders
generalized anxiety disorder
grandiose type of paranoid disorder
Hartnup disorder
Perhaps this, named after a doctor.
Subject: Perhaps this, named after a doctor.

copy & paste the link:


http://www.drhealth.net/therapies/rife.html


Lots of other stuff on the net.


Yes, gray was named in honor of....
Subject: Yes, gray was named in honor of....

scientist, but it is not capitalized -- like you do for most eponynms. There are lots of sites on the internet defining radiation terms if you really want to read up on them.

It is named after a gentleman with the last name of "Waller"
Subject: It is named after a gentleman with the last name of "Waller"

so, I am still thinking not capitalized.
see link inside for who it was named for....sm
Subject: see link inside for who it was named for....sm






Robert James Graves (1707-1853)
Irish physician, born March 27, 1797, Dublin; died March 20, 1853, Dublin.

from www.whonamedit.com


So, it would be Graves' disease since it's named after somebody.


 


There is a town named Genoa. Could this be it?
Subject: There is a town named Genoa. Could this be it?


named after John Homans.....
Subject: named after John Homans.....

Biography:
John Homans worked on experimental hypophysectomy with Harvey Williams Cushing (1869-1939) at Johns Hopkins. Homans, Cushing and Samuel James Crowe (1883-1955) in 1910 presented the first evidence of the relationship between the pituitary and the reproductive system. Homans later became interested in peripheral vascular disease.

His wife was Helen Perkins Homans. Their daughter Helen Homans died of pneumonia on November 22, 1916, while serving as a nurse with the Red Cross in France. Homans' three sons all graduated from Harvard.

from whonamedit.com
Anyone familiar with a medication named
Subject: Anyone familiar with a medication named


Bell's is possessive named for
Subject: Bell's is possessive named for

Sir Charles Bell who came up with the phenomenon.
just FYI, named after Frederick Mohs...
Subject: just FYI, named after Frederick Mohs...


Mohs surgery named after .......
Subject: Mohs surgery named after .......


no S - named after Virginia Apgar...nm
Subject: no S - named after Virginia Apgar...nm


Yes, named after Daniel Fahrenheit. nm
Subject: Yes, named after Daniel Fahrenheit. nm

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based on other meds named...
Subject: based on other meds named...

It seems likely that the mystery name has something to do with doxorubicin. It will be interesting to see if you get a reply so that we all can learn something new!
same poster here - all iris scissors named after
Subject: same poster here - all iris scissors named after

I know it as all iris scissors have a proper name (named after someone) before them.....so iris would be lower case.  *S*  Hope that helps......
Surgery named after Frederic Mohs, so
Subject: Surgery named after Frederic Mohs, so

no apostrophe after the h.
Eli M. named a congenital syndrome - not a culdoplasty procedure nm
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agree with chandelier sign...named so because pain could be
Subject: agree with chandelier sign...named so because pain could be

so bad, it would leave women hanging from the chandelier!
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Is there a named procedure later in the dictation to help decide what's wrong
Subject: Is there a named procedure later in the dictation to help decide what's wrong

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fOur formerly named advocate, AAMT, doesn't give
Subject: fOur formerly named advocate, AAMT, doesn't give

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may be named after famous orthopedist Roger A. Mann, MD? nm
Subject: may be named after famous orthopedist Roger A. Mann, MD? nm


Drug named s/l centinal for heart condition.
Subject: Drug named s/l centinal for heart condition.

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Forgot to mention, named after Rene Le Fort in 1901. nm
Subject: Forgot to mention, named after Rene Le Fort in 1901. nm

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Try DePuy - they make "cat" named spinal devices
Subject: Try DePuy - they make "cat" named spinal devices

Bengal™ is a spinal implant made of radiolucent carbon fiber reinforced polymer (CFRP), a material that has a modulus of elasticity approximating that of cortical bone. The result is an implant that meets the structural requirements of anterior column support, while optimizing the fusion environment through an open, load-sharing design.

DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc.
Customer Service: (800) 366-8143
Web site: http://www.jnjgateway.com/home.jhtml?loc=USENG&page=viewContent&contentId=09008b9880772d01

it's Graves' disease, named after Robert James Graves(1796–1853), a British physician
Subject: it's Graves' disease, named after Robert James Graves(1796–1853), a British physician

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ehrlichiosis - caused by bacteria named Ehrlichia. The bacteria, which are transmitted by ticks, ca
Subject: ehrlichiosis - caused by bacteria named Ehrlichia. The bacteria, which are transmitted by ticks, can infect certain types of white blood cells.


doc dictates "the patient has 120 pack year smoking history", patient is 75...is that right???
Subject: doc dictates "the patient has 120 pack year smoking history", patient is 75...is that right???? NM


It's Tesla, named for Nicola Tesla - formerly gauss magnet NM
Subject: It's Tesla, named for Nicola Tesla - formerly gauss magnet NM

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I believe it would be Watson and Ballet test, they are the names the test is named after. nm
Subject: I believe it would be Watson and Ballet test, they are the names the test is named after. nm


Patient is here for an s/l eflex injection. Patient previously had Orthovisc.
Subject: Patient is here for an s/l eflex injection. Patient previously had Orthovisc.

nm
Parkinson's disease and Alzheimer's disease. These are named after..
Subject: Parkinson's disease and Alzheimer's disease. These are named after..

Alzheimer's disease

Also known as:
Alzheimer's dementia
Alzheimer's sclerosis
Alzheimer's syndrome
Alzheimer-Perusini disease (misnomer)
Dementia of the Alzheimer type
Senile dementia of the Alzheimer type

Synonyms:
Presenile dementia, senile dementia.

Associated persons:
Alois Alzheimer

James Parkinson

English physician and paleontologist, born April 11, 1755, Hoxton Square, Shoreditch, London; died 1824, London.

Associated eponyms:
Parkinson's crisis
Exaggeration of the characteristics of parkinsonism associated with acute anxiety.

Parkinson's disease
A degenerative disorder of the nervous system characterized by masklike facies, a fine, slowly spreading tremor, cogwheel rigidity, bradykinesia, and postural instability with a peculiar gait.

Parkinson's facies
The immobile, expressionless, masklike facial characteristic of parkinsonism.
Apgar. Named for Dr.Virginia Apgar
Subject: Apgar. Named for Dr.Virginia Apgar

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OB patient - s/l The patient has a 'null' sign.
Subject: OB patient - s/l The patient has a 'null' sign.


Can you give the whole sentence or is that the whole sentence.
Subject: Can you give the whole sentence or is that the whole sentence.


Ido not think that this sentence need a comma at all. It is 1 sentence.
Subject: Ido not think that this sentence need a comma at all. It is 1 sentence.

Regarding the 'subafractal' I have no clue, sorry!
A1c; patient is to follow up in 2 weeks; patient has a followup in 2 weeks.
Subject: A1c; patient is to follow up in 2 weeks; patient has a followup in 2 weeks.

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Patient given PPD - sm pls
Subject: Patient given PPD - sm pls

Patient given PPD S/L "agreed" or "read" within the next 72 hours.
Patient does have a UTI but would it
Subject: Patient does have a UTI but would it


same doc. same patient
Subject: same doc. same patient

the lesion was vascular in natureand most likely _____ malformation.


S/L avio-lymphatic