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AHS II Abbreviations

D - H

D&C dilatation and curettage
dc or D/C discharge, discontinue
Diff differential white count
DNR do not resusciate
DOA dead on arrival
DOB date of birth
DON director of nursing
dr dram or drainage
dsg dressing
D/W dextrose in water
EEG electronencephalogram
EENT Eyes, ears, nose & throat
Exc escision
Exp exploratory
FBS fasting blood sugar
Fe Iron
FF force fluids
Fl or fl fluid
Fx fracture
FUO fever of unknown origin
GB gallbladder
GI gastrointestinal
Gm gram
gr grain
gtt drop
GU genitourinary
GYN gynecology
H hydrogen
H2O water
HA headache
HBV hepatitis B virus
hct hematocrit
Hg hemoglobin
HOB head of bed
Hr, h hour
HS hour of sleep
Ht height
Created by: lorirn