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Reduced Terminology - Abbreviations

ACL anterior cruciate ligament
BE below the elbow
BK below the knee
C1, C2, ... first cervial vertebra, second cervical vertebra
Ca calcuim
CDH congenital dislocation of the hip
CO coccygeal nerves
CTS carpall tunnel syndrome
CT computed tomography
DEXA, DXA dual energy x-ray absorrptiometry
DJD degenerative joint disease
DO Doctor of Osteopathy
EMG electromyograph
Fx fracture
HD hip disarticulation
HNP herniated nucleus pulposus
HP hemipelvectomy
IM intramuscular
IS intracostal space
IV intravenous
L1, L2, ... first lumbar vertebra, second lumbar vertebra, ...
LS lubosacral spine
MG myasthenia gravis
MRI magnetic resonance imaging
MS multiple sclerosis, musculoskeletal
NSAIDs nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs
ORTH, ortho orthopedics
P pulse
PCL posterior cruciate ligament
RA rheumatoid arthritis
RF rheumatoid factor
ROM range of movement
S1, S2, ... first sacral vertebra, second sacral vertebra, ...
SD shoulder disarticulation
T1, T2, ... first thoracic vertebra, second thoracic vertebra, ...
THA total hip arthroplasty
THR total hip replacement
TKA total knee arthroplasty
TKR total knee replacement
TRAM transverse rectus abdominis muscle
Created by: DawnLangridge