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Letter A Med.

__ a before
A&W alive&well
as tol as tolerated
AHA American hospital Association
Adm admission
AV arteriovenous atrioventricular
ADH antidiuretic hormone
ANS autonomic nervous system
ACTH adrenocorticotrophic hormone
AD right ear
ABG arterial blood gas
ASHD arteriosclerotic heat disease
approx approximately
am,Am morning, before noon
ASCVD arteriosclerotic cardiovascular disease
abd abdomen, abdominal
ADL activities of daily living
A&P anterior & posterior anatomy & physiology
ad lib as desired
_ aa of each
av average
ASA aspirin
AU both ears
ASAP as soon as possible
Ab abortion
AP apical pulse
AMA American Medical Association , against medical advice
AIDS Acquired immune deficiency syndrome
amal amalgam
amb ambulate, walk
amt amount
ANA American Nurse's Association
anterior ant
Ax axilla, axillary, armpit
AS left ear
ARC AIDS-related complex
ART accredited records technician
aq, aqua aqueous (water base)
A&D admission and discharge
ac before meals
@ at
Created by: shelwoo