Vocabulary: Symptoms & Illnesses in Korean Part 2

symptoms & illnesses in korean

Here is part 2 of our sicknesses & illnesses vocabulary. You may need to use some of these if you’re ever in the hospital in Korea.

Korean vocabulary used in this graphic:

고혈압 (go-hyeol-ab) = High blood pressure

저혈압 (jeo-hyeol-ab) = Low blood pressure

뇌진탕 (nweh-jin-tang) = Concussion

당뇨병 (dang-nyo-byeong) = Diabetes

수술 (su-sul) = Surgery

무좀 (mu-jom) = Athlete’s Foot

설사 (seol-sa) = Diarrhea

귀통 (gwi-tong) = Earache

질환 (jil-hwan) = Disease

생리통 (saeng-ri-tong) = Menstrual Cramps

궤양 (gweh-yang) = Ulcer

재채기 (jae-chae-gi) = Sneeze