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QuestionAnswer
FSH FOLLICLE STIMULATION HORMONE
Fx FRACTURE
GB GALLBLADDER
GBS GALLBLADDER SERIES
GERD GASTRO/ESOPHAGEAL REFLUX DISEASE
GI GASTROINTESTINAL
GP GENERAL PRACTITIONER
GTT GLUCOSE TOLERANCE TEST
GYN GYNECOLOGY
HAV HEPATITS A VIRUS
HBV HEPATITS B VIRUS
HCG HUMAN CHORIONIC GONADOTROPIN
HEENT HEAD EYES EARS NOSE THROAT
Hgb HEMOGLOBIN
hs AT BEDTIME
Hx HISTORY
ICU INTENSIVE CARE UNIT
IDDM INSULIN DEPENDENT DIABETES MELLITUS
IM INTRAMUSCULAR
IOP INTRA/OCULAR PRESSUER
KUB KIDNEY URETER BLADDER
LLQ LEFT LOWER QUADRANT
LMP LAST MENSTRUAL PERIOD
LUQ LEFT UPPER QUADRANT
MI MYOCARDIAL INFRACTION
mmHg MILIMETER OF MERCURY
MRI MAGNECTIC RESONACNE IMAGINING
MS MUSCULOSKELETAL MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS MENTAL STATUS
NIDDM NON-INSULIN ANTI-INFLAMMATORY DRUGS
no NONE
NPO NOTHING BY MOUTH
NSAIDS NON-STERIODAL ANTI-INFLAMMATORY DRUGS
OB-GYN OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY
OD RIGTH EYE
OS LEFT EYE
os MOUTH
OU BOTH EYES
PAP PAPANICOLAOU'S SMEAR/TEST
PERRLA PUPILS EQUAL, ROUND, REACTIVE TO LIGHT AND ACCOMODATION
PGH PITUITARY GROWTH HORMONE
pH POTENTIAL FOR HYDROGEN (LEVEL OF ACIDITY/ALKALINITY)
PIE PELVIC INFLAMMATORY DISEASE
PSA PROSTATE SPECIFIC ANTIGEN
pt PATIENT
PUD PEPTIC ULCER DISEASE
q2h EVERY TWO HOURS
R/O RULE OUT
RA RHEUMATIOD ARTHRITIS
RAIU RADIO/ACTIVE IODINE UPTAKE
RBC RED CBLOOD CELL (COUNT)
REM RAPID EYE MOVEMENT
RLQ RIGHT LOWER QUADRANT
ROM RANGE OF MOTION
RUQ RIGHT UPPER QUADRANT
Rx PRESCRIPTION THERAPY
SIDS SUDDEN INFANT DEATH SYNDROME
SOB SHORTNESS OF BREATH
STAT IMMEDIATELY
STD SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASE
T & A TONSILLECTOMY AND ADNEOIDECTOMY
TB TEBERCULOSIS
THR TOATAL HIP REPLACEMENT
TIA TRANSIETN ISCHEMIC ATTACK
TPR TEMPERATURE, PULSE, RESPIRATION
TSH THYROD STIMULATING HORMONE
TURP TRANSURETHARAL RESECTION OF PROSTATE
UA UNRIN/ALYSIS
URI UPPER RESPIRATIORY INFECTION
VA VISUAL ACUITY
VF VISUAL FIELD
VS VITAL SIGHNS
WBC WHITE BLODD CELL (COUNT)
Ab ANTIBODIES
ab ABORTION
ABGs ARTERIAL BLOOD GASES
ACTH ADRENO/CORTICO/TROPIC HORMONE
AD RIGHT EAR ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE
ad lib AT LIBERTY
ADH ANTI-DIURETIC HORMONE
AF ATRIAL FIBRILLATION
AIDS ACQUIRED IMMUNO/DEFICIENCY SYNDROME
AK ABOVE THE KNEE
AP ANTERIO/POSTERIOR
ARDS ACUTE RESPIRATORY DISTRESS SYNDROME
AS LEFT EAR
ASAP AS SOON AS POSSIBLE
BaE BARIUM ENEMA
bid TWICE A DAY
BK BELOW THE KNEE
BM BOWEL MOVEMENT
BP BLOOD PRESSURE
Bx BIOPSY
CAD CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE
CBC COMPLETE BLOOD COUNT
CCU CRITICAL CARE UNIT
CHF CONGESTIVE HEART FAILURE
COPD CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE
CPR CARDIO/PULMONARY RESUSCITATION
CSF CEREBRO/SPINAL FLUID
CT COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY
CVA CEREBRO/VASCULAR ACCIDENT
CXR CHEST X-RAY
D & C DILATION AND CURETTAGE
DJD DEGENERATIVE JOINT DISEASE
DOA DEAD ON ARRIVAL
DOB DATE OF BIRTH
DVT DEEP VEIN THROMBOSIS
ECG ELECTRO/CARDIO/GRAM
ECHO ECHO/CARDIO/GRAM ECHO/ENCEPHALO/GRAM
EEG ELECTRO/ENCEPHALO/GRAM
EENT EYES, EARS, NOSE, THROAT
EMG ELECTRO/MYO/GRAM
ENT EARS, NOSE, THROAT
ER EMERGENCY ROOM
ESR ERTHROCYTE SEDIMENTATION RATE
FBS FASTING BLOOD SUGAR
FHR FETAL HEART RATE
A B AB O BLOOD TYPES IN ABO BLOOD GROUP
AIDS ACQUIRED IMMUNE DEFICIENCY SYNDROME
ALL ACUTE LYMPHOCYTIC LEUKEMIA
AML ACUTE MYELOGENOUS LEUKEMIA
APC ANTIGEN-PRESENTING CELL
APTT ACTIVATED PARTIAL THROMBOPLASTIN TIME
baso BASOPHIL (TYPE OF WHITE BLOOD CELL)
BCC BASAL CELL CARCINOMA
Bx BIOPSY
CA CANCER CHROMONLOGICAL AGE CARDIAC ARREST
CBC COMPLETE BLOOD COUNT
CLL CHROMIC LYMPHOCYTIC LEUKEMIA
cm CENTIMETER
CML CHROMIC MYELOGENOUTS LEUKEMIA
deucub DECUBITUS (LYING DOWN)
derm DERMATOLOGY
diff DIFFERENTIAL COUNT (WHITE BLOOD CELLS)
EBV EPSTEIN-BARR VIRUS
eos EOSINOPHIL (TYPE OF WHITE BLOOD CELL)
ESR WRYTHROCYTE SEDIMENTATION RATE
FS FROZEN SECTION
Hb Hgb HEMOGLOBIN
HCT Hct HEMATOCRIT
HDN HEMOLYTIC DISEASE OF THE NEWBORN
HIV HUMAN IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUS
I & D INCISION AND DRAINAGE
ID INTRA/DERMAL
Igs IMMUNO/GLOBULINS
IMP IMPRESSION
ITP IEIOPATHIC THROMBOCYTOPENIC PURPURA
IV INTRA/VENOUS
lymphos LYMPHOCYTES
MCH MEAN CELL HEMOGLOBIN
MCHC MEAN CELL HEMOGLOBIN CONCENTRATION
MCV MEAN CELL VOLUME
ml mL MILLILITERS (1/1000 OF A LITER)
NK cell NATURAL KILLER CELL
PA POSTERO/ANTERIOR PULMONARY ARTERY
PCP PNEUMOCYSTIS PNEUMONIA PRIMARY CARE PHYSICIAN
PCV PACKED CELL VOLUME
poly PMN PMNL POLYMOR PHONUCLEAR LEUKOCYTE
PT PROTHROMBIN TIME PHYSCIAL THERAPY
PTT PARTIAL THROMBOPLASTIN TIME
RA RIGHT ATRIUM RHEMATOID ARTHRITIS
RBC rbc REB BLOOD CELL
segs SEGEMENTED NEUTROPHILS
sed
SLE SYSTEMIC LUPUS ERYTHEMATOSUS SLIT-LAMP EXAMINATION
subcu Sub-Q subQ SUBCUTANEOUS (INJECTION)
UNG ung OINTMENT
WBC wbc WHITE BLOOD COUNT