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Medical Terms C

C degrees celsius
c, w/ with
Ca calcium
CA cancer
cal calorie
Cap capsule
CAT computerized axial tomography
Cath catheter
CBC complete blood count
CBET certified biomedical equipment technician
CBR complete bed rest
cc cubic centimeter
CC cheif complaint
CCU coronary care unit, critical care unit
CDA certified dental assisstant
CDC Centers for Disease, Control and Prevention
CEO Chief Executive Order
CF cystic fibrosis
CHD coronary heart disease
CHF congestive heart failure
CHO carbohydrate
chol cholestrol
CICU cardiac intensive care unit
ck check
Cl chloride or chlorine
cl liq clear liquids
cm centimeter
CMA certified medical assistant
CNP certified nurse practioner
CNS central nervous system
co, c/o complains of
CO carbon monoxide, coronary exclusion
CO2 carbon dioxide
Comp complete, compound
cont continued
COPD chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
COTA certified occupational therapy assistant
Cp cerebral palsy
CPK creatine phosphokinase
CPR cardiopulmonary resuscitation
CPT current procedure technology
CRTT certified respiratory therapy technician
CS central supply or service
C&S culture and sensitivity
CSF cerebral spinal fluid
CSR central supply room
CST certified surgical technologist
CT computerized tomography copper
Cu copper
CVA cerebral vascular accident
Cx cervix, complication, complaint
Created by: dalynnb