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What is jargon Jargon is the specialized or technical language of a trade or profession Perhaps there are not many people who clearly know when jargon first appeared However most people know that since it is used to serve peoples needs jargon has brought many advantages and disadvantages for people who use it in their jobs or their daily lives In addition today we can see that jargon is used in many fields in our society Medical professionals for example use a great deal of jargon to explain about the illness to their medical students or their patients According to Perri Kiass the author of the essay Shes your basic LOL in NAD medical jargon can be helpful but also harmful to the medical professionals work Personally I completely agree with her views I believe that there will be gains and losses that results from understanding and using medical jargon First to what extent can medical jargon be helpful to the medical professionals work The more extreme forms aside one most important function of medical jargon is to help doctors maintain some distance from their patients According to Klasss view she believes that doctors can take away the patients pains and also reduce the patients emotional impact by reformulating a patients pains and problems into a language that the patient does not even speak For the fact this linguistic separation helps the doctors to feel more comfortable when they have any conversations with their patients Moreover we all know that it does not matter whether people are young or old Having good health is always important in their lives Therefore doctors will hurt their patients feelings badly if these doctors tell the patients that these patients have got lung cancer Personally I believe that a cognitive doctor should not mention lung cancer with medical students in front of his or her patient Instead of using these horrible words a doctor can say something such as
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