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MS & GI.

Abbreviation green mod

BK below the knee
C1,C2... first cervical vertebra, second cervical vertebra, etc,.
Ca cancer, calcium
CDH congenital dislocation of the hip
CTS carpal tunnel syndrome
DJD degenerative joint disease
EMG electromyography
Fx fracture
HD hip disarticulation, hearing distance,
HNP herniated nucleus pulposus (herniated disk)
IS intracostal space
IM, I.M. intramuscular, infectious mononucleosis
IV intravenous
KD knee disarticulation
GERD gastroesophageal reflux disease
ALT alanine amiontransferase (formally SGPT)
AST angiotensin sensitivity test
Ba barium
BaE barium enema
BM bowel movement
CT computed tomography
NG nasogastric
PUD peptic ulcer disease
GB gallbladder
GBS gallbladder series
GER gastroesophageal reflux
BKA below the knee amputation
ortho orthopedics
L1, L2... first lumbar vertebra, second lumbar vertebra, etc.,
MG myasthenia gravis
NSAIDS nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs
P phosphorous, pulse
PCL posterior cruciate ligament
RA rheumatoid arthritis
RF rheumatoid factor
ROM range of motion
SD shoulder disarticulation
THA total hip arthroplasty
THR total hip replacement
TKA total knee arthroplasty
TKR total knee replacement
ABC aspiration biopsy cytology
alk phos alkaline phosphatase
GI gastrointestinal
HAV hepatitis A virus
HBV hepatitis B virus
HCV hepatitis C virus
HDV hepatitis D virus
HEV hepatitis E virus
IBS irritable bowel syndrome
EGD esophagogastroduodenoscopy
ERCP endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography
R/O rule out
SGOT is now AST
SGPT is now ALT
Created by: vallan