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LTC-HS-I (kjb) 7

MedTerm Common Abbreviations (A-N)

AA Alcoholics Anonymous
a.c. before meals
AD, a.d. right ear
ad lib freely, as often as desired
am, AM morning
AS, a.s. left ear
AU, a.u. each ear
BE barium enema
BID, b.i.d., bid twice a day
BP blood pressure
BR bedrest
BRP bathroom privileges
BM bowel movement
Bx biopsy
c (-- over the c) with
CA, Ca carcinoma (cancer)
cap capsule
disc, DC, d.c. discontinue
DNR do not resuscitate
Dx, dx diagnosis
ED emergency department
ER emergency room
Fx, fx fracture
g, gm gram
gt,gtt drops
h hour
h.s. hour of sleep (bedtime)
Ht., ht height
inj. injection
I&O, I/O intake and output
IV intravenous
K+, K potassium
mg milligram
N nausea and vomiting
Na, Na+ sodium
NC nasal cannula
NPO nothing by mouth
NPO p MN nothing by mouth after midnight
Created by: kbailey