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Common Med Abbr

Medical Abbreviations commonly used A-D

a artery
aa of each
ABG arterial blood gas
ac before a meal
ad right ear
ad lib as desired
ad sat to saturation
a.m. in the morning
ant anterior
app. applicator full
aq water
aq dist distilled water
as left ear
ATC around the clock
au each ear
AV atrioventricular
bid twice a day
BM bowel movement
BS blood sugar
BUN blood urea nitrogen
c with
Cap capsule
CBC complete blood count
cc cubic centimeter
dc discontinue
dil dilute
disp dispense
dr dram
DW distilled water
Created by: TeresaS