scut monkey

A popular, demeaning term for a medical student at the bottom rung of a patient management team in a university-affilitated health care facility, who performs so-called 'scut' work
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scut 'monkey'

A popular, demeaning term for the medical student at the bottom rung of a Pt management team in a university-affilitated health care facility, who performs so-called 'scut' work. See Extern, Medical student abuse, Pimping, 'Scut work. '.
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