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Medical Symbols23

TermDefinition
> Grater Than
< Less Than
Higher, Elevate, Up
Lower, Down
With
♀ or F Female
♂ or M Male
° Degree
Change
hx History
' Foot or Minute
# Pound
" Inch or Second
I, i or Ṫ One
II, ii or Two
V Five
X Ten
L Fifty
C One Hundred
D Five Hundred
M One Thousand
D/C Discontinued or Discharge
AP Apical Pulse
ac Before Meals
Cl Chloride or Clorine
BP Blood Pressure
CDC Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
DRG Diagnostic Related Group
AED Automated External Defibrillation
BMI Body Mass Index
gtts Two Drops
cc Cubic Centimeter
HS Hours of Sleep
Ht Hieght
BR Bed Rest
BRP Bathroom Privlages
ECG Electrocardiogram
CCU Coronary Care Unit, Critical Care Unit
H2O Water
Bl Wk Blood Work
AM Morning, Before Noon
CBC Complete Blood Count
BUN Blood Urea Nitrogen
FBS Fasting Blood Sugar
Cap Capsule
Hg Mercuary
EENT Ear, Eyes, Nose, Throat Exam
Gyn Gynecology
ADL Activities of Daily Living
bid Twice a Day
FFI Force Fluids
cl liq Clear Liquids
Dx Diagnosis
COPD Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
CVA Cerebrovascular Disease
CT Computerized Tomography
EMT Emergency Medical Technician
ACLS Advanced Cardiac Live Support
CRT Certified Respiratory Therapist
ABG Arterial Body Gas
OR Operating Room
NPO Nothing By Mouth
Na Sodium
LMP Last Menstrual Cycle
LTC Long-Term Care
IM Internal Medicine, Intramuscular
oz Ounces
OJ Orange Juice
mL Milliliter
N/S Normal Saline
IV Intravenous
NaCl Sodium Chloride
mm Millimeters
OPD Outpatient Department
Ob Obstentrics
OU Each Eye, Both Eyes
O2 Oxygen
OP Operation
mg Magnesium
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