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8 Abbreviation

8th abbreviated terms

po by mouth
by mouth po
PROM premature rupture of membranes
premature rupture of membranes PROM
PRN as necessary
as necessary PRN
pro time prothrombin time
prothrombin time pro time
psych psychiatry
psychiatry psych
pt patient
patient pt
PT physical therapy
physical therapy PT
PU peptic ulcer
peptic ulcer PU
PUD peptic ulcer disease
peptic ulcer disease PUD
px physical exam
physical exam px
q every
every qd
qh every hour
every hour qh
qhs every night
every night qhs
QID four times a day
four times a day QID
qn every night
every night qn
qns quantity not sufficient
quantity not sufficient qns
qod every other day
every other day qod
qs quantity sufficient
quantity sufficient qs
q2h every two hours
every two hours q2h
R right/respiration/rectal
right/respiration/rectal R
Ra radium
radium Ra
R.A. rheumatoid arthritis
rheumatoid arthritis R.A.
RBC red blood cell
red blood cell RBC
REM rapid eye movement
rapid eye movement REM
every q
qd every
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