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14 - Endocrine

Winger List 14 - Endocrine system terms

14-Endocrine System14-Endocrine definitions
aden gland
adreno adrenal gland
crine to secrete
end inside, within
ger old age
glyco sweet, sugar
homo same, like, equal
hormone excite, set in motion
hyper above, more than normal, excessive
lact milk
macro large
metabol change
oophor ovary
orchi testes
ovar egg, ovary
plasia development, growth
supra above, over
syn together
sym together
thalam inner chamber
thyro thyroid
BS blood sugar
D/C discontinue
FBS fasting blood sugar
gt drop
gtts drops
disc discontinue
HRT hormone replacement therapy
IDDM insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus
lg large
PCP patient care plan
prn whenever necessary, as required
qns quantity not sufficient
Created by: dWinger



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