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Abbrevations ass


AD right ear
Ad lib as much as desired
ADR ain't doing right
ALT Alanine Aminotransferase
AS left ear
AST Aspartate Aminotransferase
AU both ears
BAR bright, alert, responsive
BDLD big dog, little dog
bid 2 times a day
BUN blood urea nitrogen
CBC complete blood count
cc cubic centimeter
CHF congestive heart failure
CK creatine kinase
CNS central nervous system
CRT Capillary refill time
DOA Dead on arrival
Dx Diagnosis
Dz Disease
ECG Electrocardiogram
EDTA Ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid
EENT Ears, eyes, nose, thoat
ELISA Enzyme linked immunosorbant assay
EOD Every other day
FB Foreign body
FeLV Feline leukemia virus
FFD Focal film distance
FIP Feline infectious peritonitis
FIV Feline immunodeficiency virus
FLUTD Feline lower urinary tract disease
FNA Fine needle aspirated
G Gram
GI Gastrointestinal
gm Gram
HBC Hit by car
HCT Hematocrit
Hx History
ID Intradermal
IM Intramuscular
IO Intraosseous
IP Intraperitoneal
IV Intravenous
Kg Kilogram
Kl Kiloliter
Kpa Kilo pascal
L Liter
LRS Lactated ringers solution
M2 Meter square
MAP Mean arterial pressure
Mcg Microgram
MCH Mean corpuscular hemoglobin
MCHC Mean corpuscular hemoglobin concentration
MCV Mean corpuscular volume
Mg Milligram
Ml Milliliter
Mm Mucous membrane
NaCl Sodium chloride
NPO Nothin per mouth
NSAID Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs
NSF No significant finding
O Owner
Od Right eye
OFD Object film distance
OHE Ovarionhysterectomy
OS Left eye
OU Both eye
OVH Ovarian hysterectomy
PCV Packed cell volume
PE Physical exam
PO Per os - by mouth
PRN Per required need as needed
Psi Pounds per sq in
Pt Patient
Px Prognosis
Q Every
QD Every day
QH Every hour
Qid 4 times daily
R/ O Rule out
Rv Rabies vaccine
Rx Prescription
Sid Once daily
Soap Subjective, objective, assessment, plan
Sq Subcutaneous
Sr Suture removal
Sx Surgery
TAB Tablet
Tid 3 times daily
TPR Temperature , pulse, respiration
Tx Treatment
Ua Urinalysis
Uri Upper respiratory infection
Uti Urinary tract infection
V/D Vomiting / diarrhea
WNL Within normal limits
ug Microgram
Created by: CraftyLady



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