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Cardiovascular Abb.

Common Abbreviations

JVP/JVD Jugular Venous Pressure/ Jugular Venous Distension
CVP Central Venous Pressure
PND Paroxysmal Nocturnal Dyspnea
HJR Hepatojugular reflux
CHD/CAD Coronary Heart Disease/Coronary Artery Disease
ICS Intercostal Space
LSB/LLSB Left Sternal Border/ Lower Left Sternal Border
PMI Point of Maximal Impulse
CHF Coronary Heart Failure
AAA Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
A/B Index Ankle Brachial Index
AKA Above Knee Amputation
BKA Below Knee Amputation
DVT Deep Vein Thrombosis
KVO Keep Vein Open
LE Lower Extremity
UE Upper Extremity
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