Saturday, March 29, 2008

Words patients can never get right

Prostate - Prostrate
Alzheimer's - Oldtimers, Alltimers
Atenolol - Atenonol
Hydrochlorothiazide - (most don't even attempt this one...)

3 comments:

Melissa said...

you forgot palpitations-palpations

Braden said...

good one!

Teresa said...

Oh, gee, why did you have to post this? I'm taking atenolol and have been saying it right. Now I'm afraid I'll switch to saying (and spelling) it wrong.

The one I have trouble with is metoprolol, which I probably spelled wrong.