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Medical abbreviations

ECF Extended Care Facility
ECG or EKG electrocardiogram
ECHO echocardiography
EDC estimated date of condinement
EEG electroencephalogram
EMB endometrial biopsy
HEENT head,eyes,ears,nose,throat
EMG electromyelogram
EOM extraocular movement
ER emergency room
ERT estrogen replacement therapy
F fahrenheit
FB foreign body
FBS fasting blood sugar
FDA Food and Drug Administration
Fe iron
FH family history
F/U or f/u follow up
FUO fever of undertermined orgin
Fx fracture
g or gm gram
GB gallbladder
GBS gallbladder series
GI gastrointestinal
Grav 1,2,3, 1st,2nd,or 3rd pregancy
GTT glucose tolerance test
GYN gynecology
hr hour
H&H hematocrit and hemoglobin
h/o history of
Hct hematocrit
HDL high density lipoprotein
Hg Mercury
HIV human immunodeficiency virus
H20 water
HPI history of present illness
hs at bedtime
hx history
Created by: drea353



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