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What Are Your Favorite #UnspellableMedicalWords?

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Medicine is kind of another language. Have you ever been talking to family or friends and used medical terminology, just for them to respond, “English, please?” Well, here’s the other thing about that medical terminology: a lot of it is hard to spell. Twitter users shared their favorite “unspellable” medical words.

What are your favorite “unspellable” medical words?

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