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NTI Med Abbreviation

Medical abbreviations for NTI

A absorbance
Ab antibody
ACT activated clotting time
AFB acid-fast bacillus
Ag antigen
AIDS acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
ALL acute lymphocytic leukemia
ALP, AP alkaline phosphatase
ALT alanine aminotransferase
AML acute myelogenous leukemia
APTT activated partial thromboplastin time
ARC AIDS-related complex
AST aspartate aminotransferase
bacti bacteriology
BBP blood-borne pathogen
BP blood pressure
C centigrade, Celsius
CBC complete blood count
cc, ccm cubic centimeter
CCU coronary care unit
CGL chronic granulocytic leukemia
CK creatine kinase
Cl chloride
CLL chronic lymphocytic leukemia
cm centimeter
CNS central nervous system
C & S culture and sensitivity
CO carbon monoxide
CO2 carbon dioxide
CPK creatine phosphokinase
crit hematocrit
CSF cerebrospinal fluid
cu mm cubic millimeter, mm3
diff leukocyte differential
EBV Epstein-Barr virus
EIA enzyme immunoassay
ESR erythrocyte sedimentation rate
E.U. Ehrlich units
F Fahrenheit
FBS fasting blood sugar
FDP fibrinogen-degradation products
FUO fever of unknown origin
g, gm gram
GC gonococcus, gonorrhea
GGT gamma glutamyl transferase
GI gastrointestinal
GTT glucose tolerance test
GU genitourinary
HAV Hepatitis A virus
Hb, Hgb hemoglobin
HBV Hepatitis B virus
hCG human chorionic gonadotropin
HCl hydrochloric acid
HCO3 bicarbonate
Hct hematocrit
HCV Hepatitis C virus
HDL Chol high-density lipoprotein cholesterol
HDN hemolytic disease of newborn
H & H hemoglobin and hematocrit
HIV human immunodeficiency virus
H2O water
HPF high-power field
HSV herpes simplex virus
ICU intensive care unit
IgG immunoglobulin G
IgM immunoglobulin M
IM infectious mononucleosis
i.m. intramuscular
ITP idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura
IU international unit
IV, i.v. intravenous
K potassium
kg kilogram
L liter
LD, LDH lactate dehydrogenase
LDL Chol low-density lipoprotein cholesterol
LPF low-power field
M molar
MCH mean corpuscular hemoglobin
MCHC mean corpuscular hemoglobin concentration
MCV mean corpuscular volume
uL, ul microliter
mEq milliequivalent
mg milligram
MI myocardial infarction
mL, ml milliliter
MLT medical laboratory technician
mm millimeter
mmol millimole
MRI magnetic resonance imaging
MT medical technologist
N normal, normality
Na sodium
NaCl sodium chloride
nm nanometer
O.D. optical density
O & P ova and parasites
OPIM other potentially infectious material
PCV packed-cell volume
pH hydrogen ion concentration
PMN polymorphonuclear neutrophil
POCT point-of-care test
POL physician office laboratory
PP postprandial
PPE personal protective equipment
PRC packed red cells
PSA prostate specific antigen
PT prothrombin time, pro-time
qns quantity not sufficient
qs quantity sufficient
RA rheumatoid arthritis
RBC red blood cell
RF rheumatoid factors
RIA radioiummunoassay
RNA ribonucleic acid
RPR rapid plasma reagin
sed rate erythrocyte sedimentation rate
SGOT serum glutamic oxaloacetic transaminase
SGPT serum glutamic-pyruvic transaminase
S.I. international units
SICU surgical intensive care unit
sp. gr. specific gravity
Staph Staphylococcus
stat immediately
STD sexually transmitted disease
STI sexually transmitted infection
Strep Streptococcus
STS serological tests for syphilis
TIBC total iron-binding capacity
TIA transient ischemic attack
UA urinalysis, uric acid
URI upper respiratory infection
UTI urinary tract infection
umol micromole
UV ultraviolet
VD venereal disease
VDRL Venereal Disease Research Laboratory
VLDL very low-density lipoproteins
WBC white blood cell
XDP fibrin degradation products
BUN blood urea nitrogen
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