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Medical terms abbr.

Medical term & some blood tests

CML Chronic myelogenous leukemia
CNS Central nervous system
c/o complaints of
CO2 carbon dioxide
COPD Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
CPR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
chol cholesterol
CHF congestive heart failure
chemo chemotherapy
chem Chemistry
CCU coronary (cardiac) care unit
cc* cubic centimeter
CBC complete blood count
CAT computed axial tomography
CAD coronary artery disease
CABG coronary artery bypass graft
Ca Calcium
C & S Culture & Sensitivity
C Celsius, Centigrade
_ c with (cum)
Bx biopsy
BUN Blood urea nitrogen
BS blood sugar
BP blood pressure
BMP base metabolic profile
bili bilirubin
b.i.d. twice a day (bis in die)
AV atrioventricular
ASO antistreptolysin
AST aspartate aminotransferase
Aq water
AML acute myelocytic leukemia
ALT alanine transaminase
ALL acute lymphocytic leukemia
alb albumin
AIDS acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
ab lib as desired
ADH antidiuretic hormone
ACTH adrenocorticotropic hormone
a.c. before meals
ABO Blood group system
ABG Arterial Blood Gases
CK Creatinine Kinase
cm centimeter
Created by: Mypups



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