gaiter area of leg?
Posted By: angelmt on 2008-02-21
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Subject: gaiter area of leg?
Is gaiter a word? I googled it and it does populate but I wanted to make sure it's legit.
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Venous ulceration occurs mostly in the gaiter area of the leg
Subject: Venous ulceration occurs mostly in the gaiter area of the leg
Gaitor or gaiter?
Subject: Gaitor or gaiter?
Wound care evaluation, patient has a leg wound. I find gaiter, but doctor specifically spells if "gaitor," and spells it every time he dictates it, which is it?
a gaiter is a kind of covering for the leg
Subject: a gaiter is a kind of covering for the leg
like a spat if you know what that is - very old fashioned - so it is in the gaiter distribution - just in case you wanted to know what it is.
Did fine gaiter cast in my old Sted's so sm
Subject: Did fine gaiter cast in my old Sted's so sm
-- that along with the Google hits makes me think this is legit. Kind of makes sense. nm
of shooting pain into the left radial wrist and thumb area and over the intercuginous area of the-sm
Subject: of shooting pain into the left radial wrist and thumb area and over the intercuginous area of the-sm
first and second digit of the left hand. Thanks.
gaiter. Gotta love those docs that spell!!! nm
Subject: gaiter. Gotta love those docs that spell!!! nm
that's all I could think of as well..but isn't that the chest area and not the neck area? nm
Subject: that's all I could think of as well..but isn't that the chest area and not the neck area? nm
Little area. Same as Kiesselbach area.
Subject: Little area. Same as Kiesselbach area.
I found it in my Sted's Electronic Dictionary. Really good source for everything.
Syn: Kiesselbach area.
an area on the anterior portion of the nasal septum rich in capillaries (Kiesselbach plexus) and often the seat of epistaxis. Syn: Little area.
interscapular area or inter scapular area or inner scapular?
Subject: interscapular area or inter scapular area or inner scapular?
Physical examination today of the shoulder shows some soreness primarily over the posterior aspect of the shoulder in the *interscapular* area. tia.
Subject: rib area?
area that's (that is)....nm
Subject: area that's (that is)....nm
area above the eye ? ..sm
Subject: area above the eye ? ..sm
On examination patient has a little less than 2 cm laceration above her left eye in the (s/l iber) ____ area.
She is not stating outer area. She is calling above the eye area something but I just cannot get it. She is not a very clear dictator.
Maybe saying an area.
Subject: Maybe saying an area.
s/l suconate area
Subject: s/l suconate area
orthopaedics - there is a "suconate" area just over the medial malleolus that may be normal.
Subject: necklabella area???
The necklabella area of the nasal area is a very large escard ray area.
This is under phy. exam.
s/l 'krista' area
Subject: s/l 'krista' area
Pain on end range plantarflexion of the MPJ plantarly. There is also pain on deep palpation in the (s/l) 'krista'
area of the metatarsal head.
The area was the neck...sm
Subject: The area was the neck...sm
I have already turned in the report. Even QA could not figure out what she was saying. They asked that a blank be left. Thank you for trying though. I appreciate it.
Kiesselbach's area. nm
Subject: Kiesselbach's area. nm
If you are in the shoulder area then
Subject: If you are in the shoulder area then
SLAP would be correct.
Subject: canal area
I believe he may be saying canal area.
Subject: vaginal area....sm
Pt comp. of pain with intercourse etc. Nothing found on vag. smear. Has already had a hysterectomy few years ago.
s/l werk's area
Subject: s/l werk's area
Preop diagnosis is mass in the inferior aspect of the right parotid gland in s/l Werk's area. Procedure is removal of mass. Thanks.
Wernicke area ?
Subject: Wernicke area ?
could be CVA area tendernss or
Subject: could be CVA area tendernss or
costovertebral angle area tenderness
S/L 'hypothearic' area of
Subject: S/L 'hypothearic' area of
Pt with a wart. The area was SM
Subject: Pt with a wart. The area was SM
cleansed with alcohol and then injected with equal parts of "s/l albea can-de-a-sis" and 1% lidocaine.
could it be watershed area?
Subject: could it be watershed area?
I informed the patient that his fracture is in a _____ area, which is previous post and possible nonunion.
does watershed area make sense in the blank above? Tx
The area was BSSed and...
Subject: The area was BSSed and...
What does BSS stand for? I haven't been able to document it.
Context is after suturing a laceration and applying Steri-Strips - the area was BSSed and the patient was sent home on Gentamycin ophthalmic ointment...
New York area MTs can you help with s/l
Subject: New York area MTs can you help with s/l
Patient status post total knee arthroplasty, was recently released from s/l Berk-hass, home PT and home nursing set up.
Don't know if this is a nursing home facility, but patient is 51 years old.
Thanks for any help you can offer.
Subject: pannus area
Doctor is saying....SKIN: Positive for rash on back. Positive for rash in INTERVISIONIST area and groin.
Previous report states that patient has rash in groin area and under the pannus. What could he be saying?
area of the thumb - s/l em-pu-age
Subject: area of the thumb - s/l em-pu-age
On physical examination, she is point tender, has a positive CMC grind in the very base of her thumb and in the empuage of her thumb as well.
Thanks so much. This is a new account/area for me.
Subject: Thanks so much. This is a new account/area for me.
Subject: Gular area?
No suspicious skin changes. She does have a soft, 4 to 5-cm soft fullness in the right _________ area.
Sounds like "goo-ler." I checked google but couldn't really find anything.
could it be orbital area?
Subject: could it be orbital area?
can you give us the sentence it is used in?
could it be submucosal area ? (nm)
Subject: could it be submucosal area ? (nm)
tendonal area - NM
Subject: tendonal area - NM
Subject: whelping area?
Doc has dictated that the pt has caused a whelping area on the skin from excessive scratching. Whelping is for puppies,right? Help!
Subject: infromedial area?
Mild effusion in the "infromedial" area of the knee.
Could be spine or area?
Subject: Could be spine or area?
could it be semiovale area?
Subject: could it be semiovale area?
"Smudge" area ??
Subject: "Smudge" area ??
In a CT of the chest, doc dictates: "A _____s/l smudge_____ area of some pleuroparenchymal density within the medial segment of the right middle lobe is noted."
s/l dubal area
Subject: s/l dubal area
s/l dubal area
Subject: s/l dubal area
...who has been having pain in the superior S/L dubal area of her right shoulder for about 4 weeks.
area of the body might help.
Subject: area of the body might help.
what area of the body
Subject: what area of the body
entire area maybe. nm.
Subject: entire area maybe. nm.
Subject: environs...surrounding area...nm
lymph nodes in that area...*S*...nm
Subject: lymph nodes in that area...*S*...nm
Darn it!! I put "millimeters of area"
Subject: Darn it!! I put "millimeters of area"
It seemed to make sense since he was evacuating a blood clot and I thought maybe he was estimating the size of the clot. Thank you for answering... next time I will know.
Forgot to say see message for def on Little area.
Subject: Forgot to say see message for def on Little area.
Scratch that - duh - suprapubic area! nm
Subject: Scratch that - duh - suprapubic area! nm